Treasure Island

Autumn Winds

(July 22 1993 / Sanfrancisco, California)

Lucky Ones


Sillhouettes settle on your empty place
And you who breathe easily are lucky
Our minds are unsettled by the hollowness
Still chasing glimpses of a lost future
A fire burned through, love
And you pulled the trigger
We're still chasing that empty space
Still filled with the scars you helped create
Take me home
But there is no home now
I envy you;
Those who still have no cicatrix
Because you are the lucky ones
You kept my nightmares at bay
But you were never an angel
You had your imperfections
And I had mine
We chased a finite infinity
And perished along the way

Submitted: Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 09, 2013

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 (Lucky Ones by Autumn Winds )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Khwaabon ki Haqikat, Ahatisham Alam
  2. THE BIRTH LAND, Abhishek Kumar Singh
  3. Hame Rone ki aadat pad gai, Ahatisham Alam
  4. Love is a Liquid ~~~ vs.72, Mr. Nobody
  5. Lovers are Poets and Poets are Lovers, Mr. Nobody
  6. I dont have to but I love you Blues Song, Dimitri Jagodinski
  7. Mulder, John Carlos
  8. I am here to help you, gajanan mishra
  9. Father, gajanan mishra
  10. Within The Forest, Brianna SaurusRex

Poem of the Day

poet Walt Whitman

ARM’D year! year of the struggle!
No dainty rhymes or sentimental love verses for you, terrible year!
Not you as some pale poetling, seated at a desk, lisping cadenzas
piano;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  9. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  10. Dreams, Langston Hughes

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]