I need
a blank page
With no lines or letters
Without stains of old ink
or ugly spots
of rust

I want
to forget
And just be
With no memory of harsh words
the heavy weights
of blame

I need
fresh drops
upon my leaves
Light winds in my hair
Cheerful dreams
on my palms

I need
a blank mind


© Eclipse 2012
Shared on Romantic Friday Writers

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~ by Eclipse on August 10, 2012.

17 Responses to “*Impossible*”

  1. great music in the background!
    greetings by

  2. In order to have that blank mind we often have to visit those ink spots that leave the stains upon the page.. Its only after we have erased them one by one do we see also the blank pages of a new book yet to be written..
    Love this poem Eclipse, your words always have evoked my own responses as I view your words from my own perspective
    Bless you my friend for visiting

  3. This poem makes me wonder what was so horrible that the protagonist just want to forget everything. Intriguing!
    Best wishes,

  4. Beautiful. Nice addition to ‘I need a change.’ Also nice to meet you.

  5. Lovely. The best.

  6. Beautiful! I could use a blank page as well once in a while. Great piece

  7. Your piece fits the theme perfectly! Very evocative.

  8. “i need a blank page’ to ‘I need a blank mind’. A perfectly shaped poem Eclipse. I’m sure we can all relate to this feeling. Wonderfully expressed. Thank you for posting a poem for us again. It is an honour to have you.


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  9. This expresses me and my writing right now. I really enjoyed the sentiment Eclipse. And thank you for submitting it for RFW; it completely captures the theme. Well done.


  10. wooww!! as always Eclipse you blow my mind with your amazing poetry… just beautiful.. 🙂

  11. Lovely stuff. You are right; it is nigh on impossible to achieve a blank mind when you want to forget…

    Anna :o]

  12. You need a blank mind… so do I!
    Great poem, my friend 🙂

  13. “I want
    to forget
    And just be”

  14. Your poetry is still good for my heart, Eclipse … thank you so much … Love, cat.

  15. This is beautiful Eclipse 🙂

  16. My dear friend,
    Your talent still shines (smile). Very soft, tender and moving words. You touched me deeply Lady Flower…

  17. Like dream….
    Good weekend my friend.

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