Alone – Edgar Allan Poe

From childhood’s hour I have not been As others were; I have not seen As others saw; I could not bring My passions from a common spring. From the same source I have not taken My sorrow; I could not awaken My heart to joy at the same tone; And all I loved, I loved…

In Your Light – Rumi

In your light I learn how to love. In your beauty, how to make poems. You dance inside my chest, where no one sees you,   but sometimes I do, and that sight becomes this art.   – Rumi

He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven -W.B.Yeats

  Had I the heaven’s embroidered cloths, Enwrought with golden and silver light, The blue and the dim and the dark cloths Of night and light and the half-light, I would spread the cloths under your feet: But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly…

THE DAFFODILS – W. Wordsworth

I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o’er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. ……………………………………………….. Continuous as the stars that shine And twinkle on the milky way, They stretched in…