Tony Avila Sampson


Isolated In Time - Poem by Tony Avila Sampson

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No rhythm, no rhyme,
death, sets you apart,
isolated in time,
when it's time to depart;

Darkest of all dark,
when life's abated,
why's death a question-mark?
Your flesh, isolated;

When the black hole's near,
and it pulls you in,
feel the dark cold fear,
you're on a downward spin,

and you can't get out,
in time, frozen be,
trust your prays, have no doubt,
and set your spirit free.


Comments about Isolated In Time by Tony Avila Sampson

  • Terry Craddock (1/14/2017 9:10:00 PM)


    'No rhythm, no rhyme,
    death, sets you apart,
    isolated in time, '

    the first three lines of this poem are quite profound to meditate upon, before the separation of 'when it's time to depart; ' with the finality of no choice developed in the pathos of the final lines.
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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (1/14/2017 7:33:00 PM)

    Excellent Poem
    In perfect rhythem, thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Clarence Prince (1/14/2017 1:02:00 PM)


    Well said, Trust your prayers, have no doubt! (Report) Reply

  • (1/14/2017 9:25:00 AM)


    Setting the spirit free and attaining salvation. A profound conceptualization. Congrats on the member poem of the Day. (Report) Reply

  • Jayatissa K. Liyanage (1/14/2017 8:17:00 AM)

    Isolated In Time
    Poem realistically depicting the mental status and thinking of a person getting closer to the final destiny. Well crafted. Congrats for being the member's PoD. (Report) Reply

  • Christina Simmons (1/14/2017 7:04:00 AM)

    Isolated Time:
    I actually had to listen to this as well as reading it, only then I got the drift of it. An optimistic poem. Well written. Congratulation! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Tatiana Berdennikova (1/14/2017 5:25:00 AM)

    Isolated in Time.
    Tony, it's a well worded poem leaving the reader in suspense. (Report) Reply

  • Tom Allport (1/14/2017 3:11:00 AM)

    tom allport
    we have to live first in order to die the only question is why? (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (1/14/2017 2:36:00 AM)

    Isolated!
    You can't get out. Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report) Reply

  • Bernard F. Asuncion (1/14/2017 12:59:00 AM)


    Well-written, Tony++++++++ congrats on being selected for the day+++++++++ (Report) Reply

  • Robert Murray Smith (1/14/2017 12:49:00 AM)

    Isolated In Time
    I like the aspect of time in this poem.+10

    Congratulations on being poem of the day.
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, February 1, 2014

Poem Edited: Saturday, February 1, 2014


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