The Web Poetry Corner
DreamMachineThe Web Poetry Corner is a Dream Machine Site
The Dream Machine --- The Imagination of the World Wide Web

The Web Poetry Corner

Jukka Uhlgren


Oulu, Finland

Home Authors Alphabetically Authors Date Submitted Authors Country Submission Rules Feedback

If you have comments or suggestions for Jukka Uhlgren, you can contact him or her at: (Jukka Uhlgren)

Find a book store near you, no matter where you are located in the U.S.A.!


...the best independent ISP in the Twin Cities

Gypsy's Photo Gallery



Jukka Uhlgren

In the Dark
You went
Ahead of me

I was so eager
to exit this path
I had taken
To hasten
My fall

You kept me on
my twining path,
showing light
when I was sure
I would be lost
In this maze
of self-pity

I lived through
the darkest hours
of my life
with you by my side
Your advice soothing me
Taming me, like the
mad beast I was

Now I feel
that the endless night
has come
Taken your light away from me
I feel lost from the path of life
I yearn to come home

Alas, I cannot follow you
My life has been bound
with the wows I gave you

I will not end my life
Nor hasten it
I must see what is reserved
for me in the years to come

In the years to come...
I will miss your presence
Need your guidance more than ever
Godfather to my son,
My brother,
I love you