I feel like touching a bark of tree
In your garden in the spring.
I’d like to settle on your knee -
Mom, hear my piteous crying!... more »
More Or Less
Two natures fight against each other
In the depths of my anxious soul.
I’m too trusting to understand danger
And to see what plays a major role.... more »
I got up in a good mood today,
Yesterday troubles get distracted,
Somewhere among stars on the Milky Way
Between my dreams and memories, faded... more »
I’m looking for the most proper rhymes
To express my gratitude to my Friend
For both the happy and difficult times
When all my ways could find a good end.... more »
My Heart Needn’t Much
My heart needn’t much – believe it!
It’s only looking for several things;
It dreams to find a kindred spirit
And to fly high on silent wings.... more »
My Lips Hurt Not Being Kissed
I remain silent though my heart is weeping.
I exist - impassively and automatically.
I’m a machine – indifferent, hardly functioning.
Yet I breathe. It can’t be true. It can’t be possible.... more »
My Love, Your Love
My Love is patient and sincere,
And it’s faithful, and humble, and strong.
Your Love helps me to overcome fear
And anything that could be bad or wrong.... more »
My Lullaby For You
Some starry night I’ll have a crack
At humming a lullaby for you.
But first I’ll try to find a track
To your soul not to make it blue.... more »
I’ve just found my own paradise;
A magic place with soaring towers
Where my joy awakes at sunrise,
Where I spend only happy hours.... more »
My Poor Happiness
I touched my poor happiness -
It trembled instinctively.
And then I felt its loneliness.
Suddenly it moved back rapidly.... more »
My Yesterday was so miserable
With gloomy memories, and places,
Like a sad story with a sad title,
Like a ewer broken into pieces.... more »
There’re such buds that will never bloom
And big cities that never fall asleep.
There’re things you can never presume
And favorable winds that never sweep.... more »
New Year’s Eve night is drawing near
To announce the obvious truth I know well.
Yet I am waiting for the New Year
As if only its first hour could tell... more »
I am not ready to leave this place.
I'm not ready yet. Though, in fact,
I was preparing for many days,
But not everything is still exact.... more »
On A White Horse
Some day you’ll appear on a white horse.
I’ll see you on a horseback from afar.
You’ll dismount it and I’ll hear your voice,
“Lady, you dazzled me like the brightest star...”... more »
I don't remember exactly that day -
Rain or the sun - my memory fails.
Then I began new life in a magic way -
I opened a new book with fairy tales.... more »
Our Fruit Flirtation
You hung two big cherries on my ear.
I was delighted with the red earring.
The unexpected jewel was shining and clear
As your eyes – insatiable and dreaming…... more »
They couldn’t avoid the passion.
It turned too intense and too strong -
Like gravity pull on the ocean,
Or like words of an haunting song.... more »
Platform Eleven (To Marlicia)
“This train will stop at the terminal station,
I’ll see him soon on the platform eleven.
I needed a lot of determination
To meet him after years; six or seven…”... more »
I thought it would be quite possible,
I assumed I would be much stronger,
Never guessed it would be so hurtful,
Couldn’t deal with the grief any longer.... more »
I love to crane my neck to read clouds;
They can be so unpredictable.
I love every single one and crowds,
Each time I can look up to marvel... more »
I let the recurring changeability
Fall to my shoulders, like a lacy shawl.
It wrapped tight the sense of reality,
Telling me to feel miserable and small.... more »
Can you hear the nagging refrain?
It comes from the depth of my heart
Where my hope found a good terrain
Where my longing and fear start.... more »
I got used to your tactful presence in my life
And to the pleasant thought that you still look for me.
None of us wants to reach for a surgical knife
To cut us in half because there is no “We”.... more »
Rhymes For My Friend
I wrote this little poem for you.
It’s as simple and plain as my heart.
Everything I included is true
Though it isn’t any work of art.... more »