Robert James Robinson

Rookie (1992- / Fort Wayne)

Clockwork Time - Poem by Robert James Robinson

Tick tock
Tick tock,
The grandfather clock
Tries not to stop.

Time passes
All day long,
As the pendulum
Falls then crawls.

Gears inside
Turn and turn,
Passing life
As it shines.

When it stops
Please don’t cry,
Someone will
Rewind the time.

Tick tock
Tick tock

Years go by
As it lies,
The rust builds up
Then time will die.

Comments about Clockwork Time by Robert James Robinson

  • (5/4/2010 8:44:00 PM)

    Nice job Robert! This poem is really ingenious, I wouldn't be surprised if you won a contest for this one. (Report) Reply

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  • (5/4/2010 7:03:00 PM)

    Nice work Robert and thank you for your comment on mine: More Words.
    Ms. Theodora Onken
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  • Humana Nahuman (5/4/2010 5:08:00 PM)

    welcome robert to the world of poetry
    bleed and be happy
    we kill time here too.. nice work you have here, i salute you
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  • (5/4/2010 3:57:00 PM)

    Hi, I'm new here. Please give me any feed back you can on this poem I created. Thanks.: D (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Poem Edited: Friday, May 7, 2010

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