Kevin M. Payton

(Clarksville, Ohio)

Idle Thoughts - Poem by Kevin M. Payton

I hope someday all
will see what I see
The people who fall
In the eyes of the lord
with no one to call
Down on their luck
No friend in the world
And no chance of escape
Why look to the future
When the past was a waste....


Comments about Idle Thoughts by Kevin M. Payton

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: future, friend, people, hope, world



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. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
[Report Error]