Kayla Jarnac

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I Have Walked... (8-17-04) - Poem by Kayla Jarnac

I have walked into the ocean
and realized the depth of time.

I have walked among the clockwork
and wondered why it never stops.

I have walked slowly forward
and discovered how to change the future.

I have walked quickly backward
and missed enjoying the present.

I have walked silently away from the ticking
and answered the call of silence.

I have walked at night inside my brain
and questioned my sanity.

I want to walk on the clouds
and feel what its like to be free.


Comments about I Have Walked... (8-17-04) by Kayla Jarnac

  • (4/13/2005 8:46:00 AM)

    the last stanza is kind of saying that i want to be free of the entrapment OF time... does that make more sense now? :) (Report)Reply

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  • Nasra Al Adawi (4/9/2005 8:11:00 PM)

    Its real a pitty that this poem did not get any vote....Remarkably written...I love it (really it touched me) (Report)Reply

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  • (4/7/2005 11:39:00 AM)

    Nice poem. Your metaphor of time is lovely. Reconsider the last stanza. You left your metaphor behind. The poem would be more effective if you stayed with time. (Report)Reply

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  • (4/5/2005 10:31:00 AM)

    The power of this poem is amazing! The depth and intensity is marvellous and the way you sweep the reader through this characters journey amazes me! I lvoe the repitition and change in this poem it is great. I love how you question questions that stay unanswered its brill!

    LOve Jodixxx
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 5, 2005

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 5, 2005


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