Vera Sidhwa

Traffic Light - Poem by Vera Sidhwa

Ah green, I love my green.
It's the traffic light's nicest scene.
Green is a traffic dream.
You can always keep driving, driving, driving.
And you can keep going in life, whatever you're doing,
Your favorite project, your favorite dream.

And orange traffic light,
In my life, I've had to a slow down when I was skiing,
A slow down of whatever I was doing.

And oh red light.
I had to stop being in so much strife.
I had to stop my bad habits.

Topic(s) of this poem: love

Comments about Traffic Light by Vera Sidhwa

  • Gold Star - 6,718 Points Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (5/22/2015 1:19:00 PM)

    Very simple but also very.creative. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 16,174 Points Bharati Nayak (4/3/2015 12:58:00 AM)

    Interesting poem on traffic signal and its comparison with the pace of life.Loved the poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 37,871 Points Rajnish Manga (12/28/2014 3:27:00 AM)

    This shows how seemingly small small things enrich our lives and also provide guidance at every juncture. Thanks indeed. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,298 Points Robinson (10/13/2013 3:02:00 PM)

    Go, take warning, stop!
    Flasbing... yellow, yellow, yellow!
    Beware, caution, hesitate!
    How on earth did the horses relate? (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 12, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, April 3, 2015

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