R.Benjamin Abate

Rookie - 130 Points (06/22/90 / Mattydale, NY)

Firefly - Poem by R.Benjamin Abate

Lying on your thigh
In Delaware
My eyes are closed
MGMT playing
My heart beats slowly
To the music
Meditation
An Angel's care
Forgetting myself
Coexisting
Zen Manifesto
Now a distant dream
My Queen has gone from me
But she still lives from within


Poet's Notes about The Poem

Firefly fest. Dover, Delaware.6/22/13

Comments about Firefly by R.Benjamin Abate

  • Bronze Star - 2,446 Points Somanathan Iyer (8/28/2013 11:03:00 AM)

    The last two lines are very touching tributes. great poem. Thank you (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Ozark Mountain Homegrown (8/25/2013 3:36:00 PM)

    Love lives on in the heart and the memories they do comfort thee~ Peace~ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 25, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, August 26, 2013


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