Learn More

Harriet James


A novel in the making?


Novelty of masquerade
Soon wears off

Masked Ball is over
We are not in Venice

Alone I travel
With my guide on gondola

Imagining happenings
Beyond venetian blinds

Submitted: Sunday, February 03, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A novel in the making? by Harriet James )

Enter the verification code :

  • Freshman - 1,234 Points Kevin Patrick (3/5/2013 12:22:00 PM)

    Short and brief, but has a great depth of meaning; there is a laconic aspect of despair running through this, as if the joy of life has ended the night before. A dark contemplative read (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

Poem of the Day

poet Katharine Lee Bates

O beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountain majesties
Above the fruited plain!
America! America!
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. America the Beautiful, Katharine Lee Bates
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]