Bob Blackwell

Rookie - 0 Points (29/5/1936 / Wales)

Evening - Poem by Bob Blackwell

sun sinks,
light lessens,
day softens,
work ends.

A time to rest,
a time to think,
a time to meditate.

Quiet moments
then give,
time to care,
time for talk,
time to listen,
time to love,

and later
time for sleep.

Bob Blackwell
27 February 2007


Comments about Evening by Bob Blackwell

  • Rookie Cindy Kreiner Sera (8/4/2009 1:25:00 PM)

    Tranquility of the night, a rare gift indeed. To enjoy time for what is important to oneself - family and innerpeace. A beautiful write (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Alf Hutchison (6/7/2009 2:59:00 PM)

    Bob you are one of a much said with so few words..This is a beautiful piece...reagrads Alf (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 40 Points Ashraful Musaddeq (5/17/2009 1:14:00 PM)

    Now I really understand that the evening is the best time of our life as you described so magnificently.10++ (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Sandra Fowler (12/31/2008 9:45:00 PM)

    A beautiful, metaphorical write. One might well count the twilights as well as the frosts.

    Warm regards,

    Sandra (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 177 Points Sathyanarayana M V S (10/30/2008 7:07:00 AM)

    Simple equations of life. So cleanly and cleverly told. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 274 Points Kesav Easwaran (8/10/2008 2:46:00 AM)

    good 'evenings' in life...contented...truly mean a lot, Bob in this simple frank poem 10/10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Jim Foulk (3/15/2007 1:19:00 PM)

    yes a very peaceful written poem. liked it. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Tara very irritated with PH injustice (3/3/2007 10:56:00 AM)

    Tranquility in a nutshell. A fine write Bob. t x (Report) Reply

  • Rookie David Tanguay (3/3/2007 10:01:00 AM)

    Yes, quiet peaceful nights is the best time of day to make amends with your God, for regretful occurrences which leave a burden troubling and haunting your soul. You can almost feel his presents. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Madly In Love (3/3/2007 8:27:00 AM)

    really good i like it (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 3, 2007

Poem Edited: Wednesday, January 26, 2011

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