It’s Calling (poem)

It’s calling ever calling from afar

A scent of something which was left behind

The answer to a long forgotten scar

A shadow which still lingers in his mind


It’s calling o’er the sands of yesterday

It’s calling from the passages of night

It’s calling from the things which couldn’t stay

Recalling memories of mixed delight


The days of broken dreams and bitter rain

The bitter winters and the rose’s thorns

And moments tossed which no one would explain

Forestalling tender dew drops caused by scorns


It’s calling I’m recalling as I go

The reasons that I still do love her so

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Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

Really nice. Love the last line. That image, I am recalling from long ago. I love that song too.

Voted up +++ sharing

God bless, Faith Reaper

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DJ Anderson 3 years ago

Nice work, Mh!

Always wondering what could have been?

It becomes a part of our energy and adds to who we truly are.

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DDE 3 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

Awesome words of expression here and so beautifully announced

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bravewarrior 3 years ago from Central Florida

Beautiful Martin. BTW, I got notification that your book has shipped. Whoo hoo!

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Poohgranma 3 years ago from On the edge

I seem determined to reopen the wound I have, caused by a love that couldn't be. Why do we revisit, countless times? This was especially beautiful.

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always exploring 3 years ago from Southern Illinois

I'm listening to the song and i can relate. Beautiful poetry Martin..

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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

It's amazing how you can never forget someone, isn't it?

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kj force 3 years ago from Florida

Mhatter99...nice write...very luckey receiver...and with that I say " good night "

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pstraubie48 3 years ago from sunny Florida

For many years this could have been my poem. But now I turn deaf ears to that calling ...I hope.

Sending you many Angels this evening, Martin.

Have a lovely lovely weekend :) ps

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picklesandrufus 3 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

You really write beautiful poetry. Very nice!

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thost 3 years ago from Dublin, Ireland

Great work here Martin, the mood feels good.

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