Alexzia Ferdinand


And Still The World Spins

Poem by Alexzia Ferdinand

i'm alone now says
the heavy thickened silence
echoing around me
quickening my pace

the clouds move on says
the gently padding snow
covering my footsteps
softening this face

the moon continues rising says
the beams in reverence
it cannot, will not stop
the stars, it's simple tears

time refuses ceasing says
the hollow, bitter ticking
the clock within admitting
his deepest, lonely fears

And still the World spins
on it's dizzying track
filling in the spaces
and never looking back


Comments about And Still The World Spins by Alexzia Ferdinand

  • Adeline FosterAdeline Foster (8/24/2007 12:17:00 PM)

    I like this poem too, give you 10 also. Great metaphors, forward moving sensory footsteps. Wonderful job.
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  • Sandra Fowler (12/7/2006 3:30:00 PM)

    The movement of time is as sure as the movement of shadows or the rising and setting of the sun. Cheers for your rich imagination. A very original mind is at work here.

    Warm regards,

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  • Suzan Gumush (12/6/2006 4:20:00 PM)

    I like this poem give you 10. best wishes suzan(Report)Reply

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  • Alfredo Jacques (12/6/2006 4:10:00 PM)

    great poem and I love the line'i'm alone now says
    the heavy thickened silence'(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, November 25, 2010