You Are Here

And when I sit by the river
and see all the water
My eyes wander in the distance
towards the west
Waves of panic roll over me
It is when instead of feeling
this union with you in heart and soul,
I feel the deep pain of bodies
that are separated from each other
Instead of seeing it with the eyes
of the spiritual
I see it with the limited eyes of the earth

But then I feel you in my heart
This strong heart connection
that calls me back to myself
‘Are you there, my love’, I ask
‘Yes I am here’, you say
I hear your gentle voice inside
Your comforting presence
that calms down my heartbeat
I cry and smile at the same time

©RoseGirl2019

5 Comments

  1. I enjoy the photographs you use to support your poetry, they are very meaningful to one who does not know the area. That strange connection, where each senses to other, a presence that may seem unusual to some, yet so meaningful to the two. A nice poem Marieke 🙂

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