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~Internet Love~ posted from Newsletter

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Danny Holloway
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0 posted 06-09-2000 01:46 PM       View Profile for Danny Holloway   Email Danny Holloway   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to Submit your Poem to Passions  View IP for Danny Holloway


          ~Internet Love~
Words dancing cross computer screen
to one not near and face unseen
back and forth chosen words said
wanting more as each line read

words written with soulful inflection
feelings sent through net connection
hopes and dreams easy to confess
sent by each via e-mail address

aching hearts having gone unmet
sharing passion through the Internet
yearning to know what each would do
if eyes could meet and dreams come true

two hearts waiting through endless day
for connection to electonic highway
as night fades more of each exposed
thoughts and dreams in words composed

together in spirit with souls in sync
desires expressed through computer link
a fantasy meeting known only in dreams
forever this longing hopeless it seems

soft whispers coming only in word
touching a screen pretending it's heard
strangers reaching for shared unity
beyond a faceless Net identity

scrolling letters, a baring of souls
onto a dimlit screen that only glows
from a distance their hearts can see
what binds them now, will set them free

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

© Copyright 2000 Danny Holloway - All Rights Reserved
brian madden
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ireland


1 posted 06-09-2000 02:00 PM       View Profile for brian madden   Email brian madden   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for brian madden

I agree the internet is a wonderful little thing for bringing people together would never otherwise meet. a wonderful and lovely poem.

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"I've been too honest with myself I should have lied like everybody else"-Richey Edwards

"Take nothing but pictures. Leave nothing but footprints. Kill nothing but time".

Baltimore Grotto

"Libraries gave us power
Then work came and made us free
What price now for a shallow piece of dignity"
Nicky Wire, A design for Life.

manic street preachers
"Rock 'n' roll is our epiphany
Culture, alienation, boredom and despair"

"To be nobody-but-yourself-in a world which is doing its best night and day, to make you everybody else - means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting."

E.E Cummings.


Aimster
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since 02-19-2000
Posts 4367
Charlotte, NC


2 posted 06-09-2000 02:06 PM       View Profile for Aimster   Email Aimster   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Aimster

Danny~
i liked this A LOT! And i completely
agree. The internet can be a wonderful
source for finding true friends and
amazing people. I know I have. Great poem!
Very moving.
take care.
amy  


 "Don't be dismayed at goodbyes. A farewell is before you can meet again. And meeting again after a moment or a lifetime is certain for those who are friends."

"Fate exists but it can only take you so far,
Because once you're there
It's up to you to make it happen."



Janet Marie
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since 01-22-2000
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3 posted 06-09-2000 02:23 PM       View Profile for Janet Marie   Email Janet Marie   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Janet Marie

Hey you blue eyed handsome poet man  
well, I already told you how awesome I think this is BUT it is always worth repeating.
YOU know how I feel about your writng and poetry,
and you know I think you should do it MORE MORE MORE...
but I guess when your a FAMOUS Published poet
and hanging around with the "bigshots
at Passions"...
you can write at your own leisure LOL
excellent writing Danny...
im so glad we have Internet access...
it allows us to make wonderful friend...
like YOU!!
later-my BEH-  
jm
Temptress
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4 posted 06-15-2000 01:21 AM       View Profile for Temptress   Email Temptress   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Temptress

I don't know how and when I missed this, but I'm glad I found it. Its truth is powerful.   I can relate.


 Nothing can deter a poet, for he is actuated by pure love. Who can predict his comings and goings? "Thoreau"


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