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

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Serenity

We are enclosed
in this room
this sanctuary
our imagination
our desires
becomes our existence
everything else
the universe
is missing out...

Late night is here
midnight our beloved
words fade
dreams come alive
destructive analysis 
of our day is done
we lay in the ruins
of our pleasures
we possess
the serenity of trees...

This night
the shadow maker
shapes forever
our shadow bodies
sacred rivers
places of pilgrimage
two temples
dual but one...

Only our eyes speak
we drink the air
with our breathing...

We are still
silent as flowers
for this will begin
the night birds singing...

Suddenly
with her kiss
my body
becomes a candle
touched by fire...

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  1. Date: 10/11/2013 6:27:00 PM

    Enjoyed this one, Ken! You described serenity at its best...Julie :-)

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 10/11/2013 8:27:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Julie.
  1. Date: 9/22/2013 4:06:00 PM

    A very beautiful description of the serenity of sensuality. A deep and touching poem written straight from the heart. Fantastic work, Ken!...I have also written a poem titled "Serenity"...Thank you for the kind comments, as always! :)

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/22/2013 4:12:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Kelly, Thanks for reading this one today.. Ken
  1. Date: 9/21/2013 4:51:00 AM

    Beautiful!!!

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/21/2013 5:04:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Bindu, Thank you for the visit and beautiful compliment. Ken
  1. Date: 9/17/2013 11:53:00 AM

    It's indeed a serene scene you've described here, Ken. Good poetry, my friend. Licia ;-)

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/17/2013 11:56:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Licia, Thank you for the visit and the kind comment. Regards, Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 3:50:00 PM

    Hi Ken, this poem was so nicely written, so much passion and romance...well done...peter

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 3:52:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Peter, Thank you for the wonderful compliment.. Regards, Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 3:40:00 PM

    Hi Ken, the soul once more sings and you give your reader the Love and romance that is life. Lead us through your canvas with your soft words and let your pictures touch the minds, hearts and souls of those who read. Keep flying my friend and let your words spread the message that Love truly lives. Your Friend, MIKE.

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 3:46:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hey Mike, Thanks buddy for the visit...Always a pleasure to read from you my good friend..Let us both embrace the love of a pretty lady and keep the dream of romantic love very much alive.. Your friend, Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 3:15:00 PM

    suddenly with her kiss/my body becomes a candle /touched by fire-I just loved such verses.Passionate and beautiful!!! Re yr typo in my comment..dnt worry..I do so many typos many times.Im just glad you read my humble verse.

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 3:38:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Charmain, Thank you for stopping by and leaving a beautiful comment.. Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 2:11:00 PM

    great write Ken enjoyed reading it Shadow x smile

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 2:14:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Linda, Thank you for the kind compliment..Good to read from you.. Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 12:02:00 PM

    Very beautiful and evocative poem! Peace & Blessings Matthew Anish

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 12:13:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Matthew, Thank you for your visit..Peace be with you as well.. Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 11:17:00 AM

    Ken, this is absolutely a gorgeous write. What a gem! Thanks for stopping by my work, it's greatly appreciated. Hugs, Gail

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 11:19:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Gail, Thank you for a gorgeous compliment...Peace and blessings to you.. Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 11:15:00 AM

    Expressive and passionate work..Enjoyed reading htis one today..Thanks for the visit to my page..Sara

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 11:17:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hello Sara, Thank you for reading this one and your visit as well.. Peace and blessings to you... Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 9:43:00 AM

    beautiful romantic poem you crafted Ken :)

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 11:12:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Sandra, Thank you for the beautiful compliment.. Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 5:35:00 AM

    - Beautiful and soft written,Ken !!! - Have a nice week, in love and peace! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 5:38:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Anne, Thank you for the kind compliment. Ken
  1. Date: 9/16/2013 1:50:00 AM

    Ken....you are a truly romantic soul...There is nothing more beautiful in life than romance...nothing. This was a delightful read full of beautiful imagery....WOW

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 9/16/2013 3:02:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Eileen, Thank you for stopping by and the lovely compliment. Ken