I'm a writer, a poet, a dreamer. Born and raised in New York City. I now live in Daytona Beach, Florida with my wonderful cat Sid.
Love is what makes the world,
a much better place to live,
makes people smile -
all the while.
The world has always smiled,
upon lovers everywhere,
walking hand in hand -
looking so divine.
Love was meant for everyone,
especially for the lonely.
Warm smiles, warm thoughts -
thawing even the coldest hearts.
Love is like a ray of sunshine,
a bit of blue sky,
to chase away the rain
and to brighten each day.
When it seems there isn’t,
very much left to say,
hugs and kisses,
always have their way.
Love is like the flowers,
that bloom in the spring,
like songs waiting to be sung
and music filling the air.
It’s a special part,
of all the greatest love stories ever told,
a way to unite two hearts -
to have and to hold.
All the dances,
ever danced by two,
holding each other,
under a moon that’s full.
No day was ever complete,
without a heart,
full of love
making it feel like a dove in flight.
Love is like a wave upon the ocean,
always seeking some new shore,
like a beacon from a lighthouse -
signifies a new day filled with love,
every sunset -
seeks a hand to hold.
Let love fill your heart,
let it sing to you,
there is nothing more magical -
than a world that’s filled with love.
© 2017 Gypsy Rose Lee
Gypsy Rose Lee (author) from Daytona Beach, Florida on May 12, 2017:
Glad you enjoyed this Shauna. The words you mention are familiar but I have forgotten who sings them. Ah, if only love could fill the world. Hope you have a great weekend.
Shauna L Bowling from Central Florida on May 09, 2017:
What the world needs now is love, sweet love. Who sang that song? Anyway, I love your poem, Rasma, especially the last stanza.
Gypsy Rose Lee (author) from Daytona Beach, Florida on April 10, 2017:
That is so true Bill. Love needs to spread around the world.
Thank you Audrey.
Audrey Howitt from California on April 09, 2017:
This is so filled with hope--Happy Sunday Rasma!
Bill Holland from Olympia, WA on April 09, 2017:
There is no denying the truth in your words, Rasma....now we need to see those words spread to the coldest and greediest of hearts.
Gypsy Rose Lee (author) from Daytona Beach, Florida on April 09, 2017:
Thank you Ruby and we need much more of it.
Glad to remind you of love Threekeys.
Wish it could ring out through the world Michael.
It sure does FlourishAnyway
The muses and the Beatles came together in inspiration Manatita
manatita44 from london on April 09, 2017:
Nice one Gypsy. The Beatles seemed to have got it right, all those years ago. Yet we are still fighting ... struggling ... beautiful Love.
FlourishAnyway from USA on April 08, 2017:
Love makes the world a better place.
Michael-Milec on April 08, 2017:
Reverberatively of your words is being heard:
in everything and fully
since always to endlessly
love is living spirit
wherever the deeds speak
threekeys on April 08, 2017:
You reminded me...
Ruby Jean Richert from Southern Illinois on April 08, 2017:
Love is what makes the world complete, and this is beautiful!!