Robert Leary

Rookie - 8 Points (New London, Connecticut)

Another Year - Poem by Robert Leary

As if we were planets
Waltzing into another universe
We sit down to dinner
There’s too much smoke between us
Your face locked in a mask
Betraying tears I’ve wiped from its cheeks
Passions we’ve unfolded in our soul’s
Search for the right recipe
Spiral down the drain
….yet from the pieces left behind
We’ll pick up and try again

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Comments about Another Year by Robert Leary

  • Bronze Star - 2,929 Points Cynthia Buhain-baello (1/1/2010 5:38:00 PM)

    Excellent imagery and intense emotionc conveyed. I like the last resolute lines, it completes the poem effectively. Great write! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 1, 2010

Poem Edited: Monday, January 18, 2010


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