Learn More

C Richard Miles


Monet's Waterlilies


The waterlilies, lank
Amid a lush green marsh
May laze lethargically
Amongst the hum of summer
But I must dash and cannot watch
Their soft seductiveness for long
Yet still they draw me
Tempting, taunting me
To stay awhile and simply sit
And steal some soothing seconds
From this hectic, septic world.

Submitted: Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Edited: Sunday, May 22, 2011

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 (Monet's Waterlilies by C Richard Miles )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  6. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  7. And Death Shall Have No Dominion, Dylan Thomas
  8. If, Rudyard Kipling
  9. I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  10. On the Ning Nang Nong, Spike Milligan

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I heard the bells on Christmas day
Their old familiar carols play,
And wild and sweet the words repeat
Of peace on earth, good will to men.

...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. None Sweeter, Michael P. McParland
  2. Not Yet Slept, Michael P. McParland
  3. No Other, Michael P. McParland
  4. Blue Hope, maryline vautravers
  5. No More Yelling, Michael P. McParland
  6. No Greater Love, Michael P. McParland
  7. Nightlife, Michael P. McParland
  8. Never Ending, Michael P. McParland
  9. Needed Sleep, Michael P. McParland
  10. Needed, Michael P. McParland
[Hata Bildir]