Something Random Just Because

Sand & the Sea 183

Not every oyster has a pearl,
not but from this grain of sand.
Not every heart will find the way
and satisfy passion’s demand.

Not every sunset will be cloudless,
nor every raindrop open blooms.
Not all the tears you cry aloud
will echo in a barren, silent room.

But every beat of your heart
will still thunder in my mind,
handle carefully this broken shell
and you may just divine…

That if that pearl you seek is
really love hidden in respite,
I may just be your treasure
a glittering orb in the moonlight.

About Ionia Froment

book blogger and reviewer, mother of four boys, classical pianist and amateur photographer. I love reading, writing, music and learning to cook new and unusual dishes. You can usually find me with my nose buried in a book unless I have the opportunity to be walking on the beach collecting seashells:)

30 comments on “Something Random Just Because

  1. I agree with Linda, that is simply beautiful! You are so incredible? Do I tell you that enough? I really should tell you that more.

  2. Tie or toe, I’ll let you stick it in the water. 😉
    Beautiful poem.

  3. Here is a random comment to say: As opposed to something random that’s not just because. 🙂

  4. Oh, such a beautiful poem! Dear, you have a gift. Do keep writing poetry …

  5. Returning with a beautiful and enchanting poem. 🙂

  6. That was beautifully done 🙂

  7. Beautiful poem. In fact it is so good everyone who reads it will think you wrote it for them.

  8. Oh, how heartfelt and sincere. You are an angel with a gift, truly you are.

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