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Desire

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Below is the poem entitled Desire which was written by poet Bindu Vijayan. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Desire

Painted needs, hues in primal love
 Wing into forbidden spaces, subtle as thought
 Some dancers know its ancient rhythm
 In warm hollows and old calls

 Smiling to surrender, heady from sweet defeat
 Desires play their treacherous intrigues
 Needs burn silent unsung fires
 Teasing long nights through unsure moments

 Souls moving towards fires and destiny
 Lose perfect lives and perfect homes
 Drawing warmth from secret hearths
 Secrets old as life itself

Reason voices her warning notes
 But some dancers move all the same
 Picking up rhythm to know the moment
 As life unfolds their pagan origin...



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  1. Date: 8/25/2014 9:54:00 AM
    Hi Bindu...am delving in your past posts while waiting for a new one.// Desires dwell in all of us and often we crave them at whatever cost; emotions take control and at times we are left in their clutches! Should we go along with them or keep pulling back? // paul

    Vijayan Avatar Bindu Vijayan
    Date: 8/26/2014 1:22:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you for the visit, dear Paul! Go of course:) how else would be get wiser:) have a lovely day!
    Vijayan Avatar Bindu Vijayan
    Date: 8/26/2014 1:22:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    'Go along':)
  1. Date: 9/17/2013 4:54:00 AM
    Your words draw me in Bindu. Such beautiful imagery in compact in this poem. Good stuff!

  1. Date: 9/5/2013 5:16:00 PM
    Hi Bindu, love the way you express life and it's moving way... enjoyed..LINDA

  1. Date: 9/5/2013 3:01:00 PM
    Excellent poem with words so very beautiful, well done Bindu....peter