Arron Fowler


Near Death Experience


Your whole life can change in a split of second
When you're close to meeting the man called the reaper.
Your adventure flashes like a flickering torch
Stuck in quicksand going deeper and deeper.

Time is a snail, but it happens so quick
Reactions kick in and adrenaline overdrive.
The heart ticks and pumps its in haywire mode
Clocks go back to norm, your lucky to be alive.

Appreciate the gift that your maker has given
We never know when our vision goes black.
Family who love they dont want to lose you
and they fear the day....that ol grim attacks

Submitted: Wednesday, February 06, 2013

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I nearly died in a car crash the other day.. scary stuff.

Comments about this poem (Near Death Experience by Arron Fowler )

  • Silver Star - 3,062 Points Valerie Dohren (3/4/2013 10:34:00 AM)

    Scary indeed. So glad you are okay Arron. Good one. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 27,228 Points Gajanan Mishra (2/6/2013 8:38:00 AM)

    Uncertainty in life and in day to day activities. Still we call ourselves we are alive. I like this poem.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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