On This Gloomy Earth
Author: TriTran


Dark red cherries, in my heart,
Listen to the crimson sea roar;
Moonlight, upon my bleak night,
Ushers me to the cyan sky.

Tiny stars, in my veins,
Trickle for many years...
A nightingale, in my universe,
Sings me to my dreams.

A white swan swims in my lake,
Looking for its lonely shadow...
A black swan comes to share its secrets,
Hoping to hear wedding bells jingle.

A pretty, young girl, in my life,
Blossoms like the white lilies;
She stains my cheek with a kiss,
I, a singer, with a new voice.


Comments on this poem/writing:

Terrie* ( -- Wednesday, January 26 2005, 08:41 am

I feel the Sunshine in your heart...

Tri Tran, this is a lovely read...i hear the love in the songs you sing honored by your voice..beautiful....absolutely beautiful....thanx 4 sharin'..
Name:                                           Remember Me

Comment Title:

Comment / Ammendment:

Please complete the recaptcha below for spam prevention:

Click here to read other Poems by TriTran


Poetic Dreams Other's Poetic Dreams Submit a Poem New This Week Forum Home

Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved.   No part of this website, including all pictures and written words,  may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without  permission of the original author of the work.  All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner.  All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail:  so the proper person may be notified.