Colin Ian Jeffery

Rookie - 342 Points (20th May 1942 / Caterham)

TIME


Time pulls hard and fast
Moving me relentlessly forward
Tic tocking away with each passing second.

When I was young
Time was slow and sweet
With long bright days never ending.

But how do I pause the passing days
Pushing me forward with increasing pace
To where I fear to harbour?

Submitted: Thursday, September 04, 2014

Topic of this poem: Time


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

Form:


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 (TIME by Colin Ian Jeffery )

  • Freshman - 791 Points Antonio Liao (10/23/2014 8:02:00 AM)

    the lock of essence rewords in between lines of Time, such lingering thought capture the intense passion of the missing links ot time, ' A wonderful scene of passing life....Beautiful image of reborn (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 151 Points Wang Qian (10/7/2014 8:53:00 AM)

    That's time pushing us to fear and to harbour somewhere, the young seconds petrified to the eternal. Lines are simple and true. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  2. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. Tonight I can write the saddest lines, Pablo Neruda
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  9. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
[Hata Bildir]