AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Bryon Smith, iGreg Pendleton, iPhilip Hughes-Luing, iKellee Stone, iPier Tyler, iKen Coleman, iDanae Wilkin, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

John Peter Davis

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· 10 Titles
· 9 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Feb, 2008

John Peter Davis, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
The Spirit of America
by John Rayburn

Stories to Recognize the History, Humor and Heritage of Our National Culture ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Parody of a Screenplay
by Morgan McFinn

A humorous satire with regard to the far too many people who write books that are meant to be movies...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  Encounters: Little Red Riding Hood (and ot
  2.  abstraction on evergreen sojourn
  3.  Absurd Valley
  4.  The Dream Me
  5.  The Dancer
  6.  This Woman
  7.  Women Are Women
  8.  Standing Tall
  9.  an aging man still searching...
  10.  Dew Drop Clause
  11.  A Poems Soul
  12.  Modern Poets
  13.  We Were Blessed
  14.  When an Angel Leaves
  15.  Your Ghost Came Calling
  16.  What Will Be
  17.  The Beauty Of Spring
  18.  broken dreams
  19.  The Freight Train
  20.  Sundown in Thibodaux





After the Tide
by John Peter Davis

Friday, October 23, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by John Peter Davis
•  Friend's List
•  Last Stop
•  Life Cycle
           >> View all 4

I used this, with several words changed, for my wedding vows March 30, 2010. The poem can have various meanings...

This is an excerpt from Love's Wall.

 

After the Tide

 

I want to take your hand

And walk along the sand,

But we won’t talk of days gone by.

We had so much grief and misery then

It would just make us give up and cry.

 

I want to take your hand

And walk along the sand

We’ll give it another try

And talk of visions we have seen

And rekindle memories of what should have been.

 

I want to take your hand

And walk along the sand

And start our journey anew

Because the dreams that we once had

Will still happen for me and for you.

 

So honey take my hand

And walk with me along the sand

We’ll cast what fate dealt us behind

As we joyfully talk of our hopes and our dreams

And the happiness that we shall find.

 

**********************

Copyright 2008 John Peter Davis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Love - Find it - Just a click away...
Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Elisabeth Barstowe 1/16/2010
Honest and from the heart. Very sweet. I hope someday your wish comes true.
Reviewed by Vesna Vanessa 11/8/2009
Needless to say John, you have managed to stun me with the simplicity and depth of your poem..indeed, LOVE as such, is quite simple. It's we that complicate it.
Yes,it is a choice to experience it in the here and now for it is a waste of energy rehashing the past.
I wish more men would have your sense and sensibility regarding love.

Blessings,

Vesna

PS Welcome to AD.



Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.