There is a thing, Love
Which words may only hint at
There is a word, love
Used to describe desire
And never the twain shall meet


About Ben Naga

Pilgrim on the lam. Please feel free to explore the links to learn more. I trust you will find some things there will have been worth the effort. See you there.

Posted on February 24, 2015, in Poetry, Tanka and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 7 Comments.

  1. So true… Unconditional Love has nothing to do with Desire..
    bless you

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  2. I love how your writing makes the reader really pause, think and read again. There’s always something smartly lurking.. Well done, as always.

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  3. Love encompasses
    Arms enclose the crying child
    Comfort beats desire

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  4. Unconditional
    Giving self needs met freely
    Joining time with now

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