Expressive Poems

As I began to Love Myself

As I began to Love Myself

By Charlie Chaplin As I began to love myself I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today, I know, this is AUTHENTICITY. As I began to love myself I understood how much it can […]

Song of the Open Road

Song of the Open Road

By Walt Whitman 1 A foot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, the world before me, The long brown path before me leading wherever I choose. Henceforth I ask not good-fortune, I myself am good-fortune, Henceforth I whimper no more, postpone […]

Song at Sunset

Song at Sunset

By Walt Whitman SPLENDOR of ended day, floating and filling me! Hour prophetic–hour resuming the past! Inflating my throat–you, divine average! You, Earth and Life, till the last ray gleams, I sing. Open mouth of my Soul, uttering gladness, Eyes of my Soul, seeing perfection, […]

Poem of Joys

Poem of Joys

By Walt Whitman O to make the most jubilant song! Full of music-full of manhood, womanhood, infancy! Full of common employments-full of grain and trees. O for the voices of animals-O for the swiftness and balance of fishes! O for the dropping of raindrops in […]

A Gift of Love

A Gift of Love

Rumi’s Love Poems My Burning Heart My heart is burning with love All can see this flame My heart is pulsing with passion like waves on an ocean my friends have become strangers and I’m surrounded by enemies But I’m free as the wind no […]