Autumn Winds

(July 22 1993 / Sanfrancisco, California)

Drop In The Ocean


We're just a drop in ocean
Or dust in the wind
A wish on a star
Or a dream thats long dead
We're just clouds in the sky
Or the key that's gone missing
We're the air passing by
A moment before our eyes
We're the tears that role down
Or the note you still sing
The light from the stars
Or the dark that's reaching
The smoke from the fire
And the long memories

We're just a drop in the ocean
A bird with no wings
Or the light of the moon
And the pictures you see
A fish in the water
Or the air that you breathe
A moment in time
Or the sun that's sinking
We're the flowers around you
And the graves everywhere
The letters on the table
And the ruins left there
But we'll always be drops in the ocean
As numerous as the stars
A kiss on the lips
With a dream that's not ours
A train on the tracks
Or a sky that's gone grey
But to me
You always be a heart still beating

Submitted: Friday, August 02, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 03, 2013
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Drop In The Ocean by Autumn Winds )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 2 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Young Love lies sleeping
In May-time of the year,
Among the lilies,
Lapped in the tender light:
White lambs come grazing,
White doves come building there:
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]