Tom Squires

Freshman - 504 Points (10/18/1961 / Syracuse, NY)

Distance And Time - Poem by Tom Squires

There is a road not covered here, that lays upon the shadow land, continues for a thousand years, prepared before the breaking dawn, of clover fields in endless song, from memory entwined by youth, and stepping on to cobblestones, that we could hear the sound of feet, so swift to chase the glimpse of years, upon the face we call our own.










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©2014 Tom Squires










©2014 Tom Squires


Comments about Distance And Time by Tom Squires

  • Veteran Poet - 1,844 Points Noreen Carden (12/3/2014 8:19:00 AM)

    Tom you take the reader on a journey a beautifully written journey (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 23,485 Points Roseann Shawiak (10/29/2014 2:02:00 AM)

    You definitely have a rhythmic flow to your poem, it's soothing, lilting song takes us along, dancing to your tune. Imagery is superb, I can hear the feet stepping on the cobblestones within my mind. Very unique style you have, I love it. Thank you for sharing. RoseAnn (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 15,344 Points Ramesh Rai (9/21/2014 4:47:00 AM)

    Beautiful write with a smooth flow of ink. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 484 Points Adeline Foster (7/18/2014 4:30:00 PM)

    That is good, has a Robert Frost flavor. Read mine - Frost Flowers -
    Adeline (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 16,088 Points Mandolyn ... (7/9/2014 9:41:00 PM)

    this really dances! it's like a smooth drink or whatever- it slides. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Poem Edited: Friday, May 15, 2015


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