Author: Nola Published: over 2 years ago.
Tags: Category: Poetry


Ephemeral love,
though we try to contain it,
fades like a whisper.

Real intimacy
will seek the sacrificial,
still my swirling seas,
strip away all pretences,
resurrect the dream deferred.

© Nola Passmore

A slightly modified version of a poem that was published in The Mozzie, 2009.
To be read in conjunction with the blog post Poetic Forms Part 1.