Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership


Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

A Wish and a Feeling

Nick Ruff Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled A Wish and a Feeling which was written by poet Nick Ruff. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Nick Ruff

Best Nick Ruff Poems

+ Fav Poet

A Wish and a Feeling

Within me there’s a longing still
My heart’s not yet outgrown –
A silent ache that wakens now
To see the falling snow

There’s something in stillness –
The way the trees all stand like ghosts,
And I can feel cold country winds
Enveloping my bones

Old roads and forests call my name
Just as my soul begins to strain,
Half begging not to hear a sound,
Half wishing it was there again

I fear this ache will not subside
Until I rest within her eyes,
If fate will grant me what I’ve lost –
Our lonely paths again to cross.

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment



A comment has not been posted for this poem. Be the first to comment.