Gabriela Mistral

(7 April 1889 – 10 January 1957 / Vicuna)

I Am Not Alone - Poem by Gabriela Mistral

The night, it is deserted
from the mountains to the sea.
But I, the one who rocks you,
I am not alone!

The sky, it is deserted
for the moon falls to the sea.
But I, the one who holds you,
I am not alone !

The world, it is deserted.
All flesh is sad you see.
But I, the one who hugs you,
I am not alone!

Comments about I Am Not Alone by Gabriela Mistral

  • Rajnish Manga Rajnish Manga (11/17/2015 11:09:00 PM)

    It is indeed an expression of deep love and affection which is in contrast to the dreariness of the world- deserted and forlorn. Great poem. Simple yet adorable, Thanks. (Report) Reply

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  • Jayatissa K. Liyanage Jayatissa K. Liyanage (11/17/2015 8:56:00 PM)

    Simply great thinking of a loving mother. Excellently worded, it is. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis Edward Kofi Louis (11/17/2015 4:32:00 PM)

    Yes! You are not alone. Nice work. (Report) Reply

  • Savita Tyagi (11/17/2015 1:47:00 PM)

    superb expression on Mother's love. (Report) Reply

  • Margarita Cortes-morton Margarita Cortes-morton (11/17/2015 9:57:00 AM)

    A mother always finds love in her children! Such a strong and beautiful poem! (Report) Reply

  • Seema Jayaraman Seema Jayaraman (11/17/2015 6:47:00 AM)

    Women power in its various forms.. Togetherness so well described.. thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Anil Kumar Panda Anil Kumar Panda (11/17/2015 6:32:00 AM)

    Such a sweet drop! ! Heart of a mother is so soft and full of love. (Report) Reply

  • Ratnakar Mandlik (11/17/2015 3:10:00 AM)

    Woman is the embodiment of strength in her all forms and all relationships in which she exists. A nice poem. Enjoyed reading. Thanks for sharing.10 points. (Report) Reply

  • Susan Williams Susan Williams (11/17/2015 12:36:00 AM)

    This is the strength of women in their guise of mother, lover, friend, nurse (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 12, 2010

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