Marjorie DeBol DeFazio

Rookie (March 29,1933 / Detroit, Michigan)

J-Future Shock


I walked into the future today
And found it scary
I wondered about us
About attention, intention
That is not a place to be
Now is the place to be
Where love is
Where you are
Where I am
The only place
We can be
Now is the only place
We can be

I have wandered into the future before
And found it wonderful
I dreamed about us
About loving, living
That is not a place to be
Now is the place to be
Where love is
Where you are
Where I am
The only place
We can be
Now is the only place
We can be

January 15,1997

Submitted: Saturday, January 19, 2008
Edited: Monday, April 20, 2009

Form:


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

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 (J-Future Shock by Marjorie DeBol DeFazio )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  7. Barbie Doll, Marge Piercy
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou

Poem of the Day

poet Oscar Wilde

(In memoriam
C. T. W.
Sometime trooper of the Royal Horse Guards
obiit H.M. prison, Reading, Berkshire
July 7, 1896)

I

He did not wear his scarlet coat,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ruth Stone

 

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. A Wish, Muhammad Shafi Lone
  2. The telling Effect of Visual Spell, rajendran muthiah
  3. Inwards Bound, Nalini Jyotsana Chaturvedi
  4. My Bangle, Nalini Jyotsana Chaturvedi
  5. The Lungi Dance, You Have No Dance Item .., Bijay Kant Dubey
  6. Imagine., Leonard Champlin
  7. Insomiacs, Payal Priya
  8. Empty Soul, George Egba
  9. Not His Cartoons, Prof Niamat Ali Murtazai
  10. what is a compliment, lee fones
[Hata Bildir]