Treasure Island

Orion Mapp

(06/03/1993 / Athens Georgia)

Voided Gleam


'Vanity's links are heavily worn,
Upon these quivering vapors,
But I mock their bitter clutch,
For the clouds' paling coal,
Has erected his weary embrace,
Upon this lone rolling place,
Which Decay's seat overlooks,
Glory's echoes and hushes
Within night's pictured quilt,
Beyond Time's withered wings.

Submitted: Friday, March 29, 2013
Edited: Friday, March 29, 2013
Listen to this poem:

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Speaker, of the faded Sun of Sirius, speaks upon the tare of our world, yet plain. Enjoy.

Comments about this poem (Voided Gleam by Orion Mapp )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Poetry Is Where You Find It IV, Frank Avon
  2. As major, hasmukh amathalal
  3. Erotic haiku by krishna Shivkumar yadav, Krishna Shivkumar yadav
  4. Open it happily, hasmukh amathalal
  5. Footless though, gajanan mishra
  6. One reason, hasmukh amathalal
  7. Erotic Cup, Krishna Shivkumar yadav
  8. I Want To Play All Day and..., Monk E. Biz
  9. Every Poem Reveals Another Kind Of Sadness, Shalom Freedman
  10. Gramophone- Erotic Haiku Poetry, Krishna Shivkumar yadav

Poem of the Day

poet James Whitcomb Riley

When the frost is on the punkin and the fodder's in the shock
And you hear the kyouck and gobble of the struttin' turkey cock
And the clackin' of the guineys, and the cluckin' of the hens
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Claude McKay

 
[Hata Bildir]