Jonathan ROBIN

Rookie - 116 Points (22 September / London)

Coincidence II Flash Point


One wonders if coincidence can claim,
to substitute itself for Fate, why pick
THAT flash point splash which lit love’s candle wick
or inflight insight felt, spelt feelings’ flame?
Are these just fantasies [h]our needs inflame?
What’s in a memory that seems to stick
to instincts, thoughts, remains through thin and thick,
alters the rules which score more mundane game,
tinting glasses to transform eye’s aim
Present, Past, the same. Here second sight can t[r]ick,
repeat, replay fey meeting: double click.
Threading maid man, man maid, from screen to frame
‘imagOnation’s’ writs two wits re[s]t[r]ain
within shared motions no emotions feign.

Submitted: Monday, September 09, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 10, 2013


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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

(28 September 1997 revised 26 March 2005)

Comments about this poem (Coincidence II Flash Point by Jonathan ROBIN )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  7. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. The Tiger, William Blake
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe

Poem of the Day

poet Sarah Flower Adams

O Love! thou makest all things even
In earth or heaven;
Finding thy way through prison-bars
Up to the stars;
Or, true to the Almighty plan,
That out of dust created man,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Wide Open II, Edward Kofi Louis
  2. Christmas Day in Philly, Benjamin Michael Clark
  3. Shepherdess II, Edward Kofi Louis
  4. How Old Are You?, Edward Kofi Louis
  5. If We Don't Meet Upon The Morrow, Kute Makerz
  6. Radha, Radha, Radha, You Are My Life & .., Bijay Kant Dubey
  7. Our Angels, vanessa hughes
  8. Solicitation, Ifthekar Ifthi
  9. The Redoubt, Noah Body
  10. For Madhavi, Bernedita Rosinha Pinto
[Hata Bildir]