Saudade

Saudade

A Chapter by Dr. YumnaKay
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Experimental. Not really satisfied by this. Might be editing later still. Late morning scribbles. Sensual write...

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I crave ~ guilty pleasures,
distracting myself from
the inevitable

at dawn, a memory flashes;
drifts across oceans apart,
setting my heart ablaze.

At last, release --- it brings about
a new me ~ wild, ecstatic
exploring boundaries on the edges
of dangerous waters - floating ...

at last, relief; sighing --- still I feel
my heart convulse; in the early morning hours,
a long forgotten yearning
finally ~ fulfilled...



© 2017 Dr. YumnaKay



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This word has lived in me for some years now. Saudade, the Portuguese word for aching, longing for something you may never have, or never find again. And your words awaken an ecstatic meaning, the cravings, the hunger, taking you to the very edges of your soul. May you always seek those edges and beyond to carry you ever to fulfillment. Do not let this world hold you to the dirt and stone. So powerful.

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Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

I too love the sound and meaning of this word. Had always wanted to write something based on the ide.. read more
An owl on the moon

2 Weeks Ago

So glad you keep seeking those words that inspire you to breathe out your poetry. I'm always hopeful.. read more



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There are many things that hold these hands, and oh, if only it could latch on to another. Perhaps this write will seep the blood stream of those who do not know. Dangerous and Guilty is really the only reason to be alive

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Dr. YumnaKay

1 Week Ago

And there are many things which hold us back, perhaps we're afraid...
Sometimes it does seem.. read more
those word's are so beautiful.
i loved this so much it's deserves love , i enjoyed reading it , keep doing what you love to do!, make sure to enjoy what you do,

Posted 2 Weeks Ago


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Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

Thank you so much for appreciating. Glad you like it 😊
Completely beautiful
the words themselves actually yes even the words
move a bit insatiably



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Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

Thank you so much for appreciating and for your lovely words here :)
I think the meaning has been conveyed quite beautifully. I like it the way it is. :)

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Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

Thank you, Tim. I'm glad you appreciate (:
You should be satisfied with this one. It's elegant and wonderful. Scribbles are the best!

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Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

Thank you so much for your lovely words here, Gullia. Glad you like it :)
why is it that the love that is forbidden (for whatever reason) is the one we crave most, the one that excites us most.

j.

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Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

I wonder the same... thank you for your words here, Jacob. Appreciated (:
I like the taut intensity of the writing, putting into words the tension and arousal leading to the climax and release. And I love the feeling of elation, of the new me, the fulfillment.

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

Thank you so much for feeling this write, Jibey. Appreciated 😊
This word has lived in me for some years now. Saudade, the Portuguese word for aching, longing for something you may never have, or never find again. And your words awaken an ecstatic meaning, the cravings, the hunger, taking you to the very edges of your soul. May you always seek those edges and beyond to carry you ever to fulfillment. Do not let this world hold you to the dirt and stone. So powerful.

Posted 2 Weeks Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

I too love the sound and meaning of this word. Had always wanted to write something based on the ide.. read more
An owl on the moon

2 Weeks Ago

So glad you keep seeking those words that inspire you to breathe out your poetry. I'm always hopeful.. read more
I love the whole poem, (and don't really feel it need further editing) but that first stanza is one of those 'I wish I had written that'.

Posted 2 Weeks Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr. YumnaKay

2 Weeks Ago

Coming from you, that is very much humbling. Thank you so much for appreciating, Ken. :-)

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