Sally Plumb Plumb

Freshman - 519 Points (23 9 1940 / Haverhill Suffolk England)

Stairway


In this half sleep
of a lifelong stupour,
walking the length
of Eschers stair,
I reach the summit
at the bottom
marking time at the top
not knowing
it is there.

Submitted: Friday, March 23, 2012
Edited: Friday, March 23, 2012

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,092 Points Unwritten Soul (4/7/2012 2:56:00 AM)

    And how can we be so preoccupied when we traveling with our poetic mind, thinking the rhymes or lines and we climb and climb but didn't realized that we at the top over the below....Nice poem, you can use anything to live with your poetic mind! great_Unwritten Soul (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,183 Points Valerie Dohren (3/23/2012 3:38:00 PM)

    Sometimes we think we are at the bottom when in fact we are at the top. Great work. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,454 Points Diane Hine (3/23/2012 7:18:00 AM)

    Enjoyable mind-twister. (Report) Reply

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