Maria C. Costa

(Portugal)

A Sweet Haven


Today I'm not in my usual mood
to face things in life as I would...
Sad thoughts of loss of our beloved,
and missing talks of other dearly loved
have inhabited this heart bereaved
as if it all distressed my soul
from the quietness and joy as a whole.
Anyway, this sweet haven I sought
so that hope and peace could be brought.

(May 2010)

Submitted: Saturday, May 22, 2010

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  • Amitava Sur (12/1/2013 8:25:00 PM)

    We all aspire such a haven where there is no pain & sorrow. Wish one day we can open that door and can breath the air of peace....... a nice imagination (Report) Reply

  • Afzal Shauq (5/27/2010 2:43:00 PM)

    Anyway, this sweet haven I sought
    so that hope and peace could be brought

    touchy lines..yeah the peace is what you express.. respect is peace and i respect your words and sharing ideas.. a great contribution.. (Report) Reply

  • Kesav Easwaran (5/22/2010 8:37:00 AM)

    yes...spelling out some your grief thus would certainly give relief to the distressed mind...a good haven you sought for
    good poem Maria...personal...reflective...honest...10 (Report) Reply

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