Treasure Island

delilah contrapunctal.... yes, that's how I intended to spell it.........


senryu in three/four


of barked shins and buds,
apposing cicatrices...
intransigent trails

as uninvaded
traces of the greenbead rain
that fed fragile seed

have left fairy rings
to dance in, masquers bowing,
little else to see

the intrepid eye
of a plainclothes wanderer
might discern more.... less....

Submitted: Monday, February 22, 2010
Edited: Monday, February 22, 2010

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 (senryu in three/four by delilah contrapunctal.... yes, that's how I intended to spell it......... )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Simple Thought, Tim Holmes Jr
  2. A Glowing Angel, Rohit Sapra
  3. Fire Balls, Alem Hailu Gabre Kristos
  4. AL-KATTAB (A PLACE USED TO BE AN ALTERNA.., MOHAMMAD SKATI
  5. I lack true knowledge, gajanan mishra
  6. THE INEVITABLE DEATH, AMADU KAMARA
  7. I failed to, gajanan mishra
  8. essay # i'll never know, gordon nosworthy
  9. I See The Sun, Pijush Biswas
  10. Variety of doors!, Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Lawson


The old year went, and the new returned, in the withering weeks of drought,
The cheque was spent that the shearer earned,
and the sheds were all cut out;
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]