Love In Ashes

A distant scream,
the future cries,
our past to burn
unclaimed

Predictions simmer,
forecasts stir,
denials rage
enflamed

All promise broken,
hearts on fire,
reasons singed with
pain

With love in ashes,
hope to scald,
and freedom left
—in shame

(Dreamsleep: October,2019)

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Comments (9)

CONGRATULATIONS! Dear poet, this is great to see your lovely poem as the poem of the day.
This is a beautiful poem on love having touching expression and nice collocation. Thanks and congratulations for being selected this poem as the member poem of the poem of the day.
Great poem. that is what we are going through at present. Loved this one so much. Congrats on being selected as poem of the day.
Broken heart! ! Lost love. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
A well constructed rhyming poem that trumpets a love not meant to be. Congratulations on POD. : -)
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