Godfrey Dodds

(Croydon , UK)

Dead Images - Poem by Godfrey Dodds

Propeller churned water
disappearing
between two hazy lines -
around and around
pacing
empty decks -
passengers below
drinking,
escaping also
dead images
disappearing
in churning water -
tears of loneliness;
the last
no less painful than the first.


Comments about Dead Images by Godfrey Dodds

There is no comment submitted by members..



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?

Read poems about / on: water



Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
[Report Error]