Peter S. Quinn


Like Year In Pictures - Poem by Peter S. Quinn

We go and go like year in pictures
Hangnail pegs on its easy exposure
Birds in yearnings of daydreams fixtures
Filling pathways with thoughts of enclosure
Trying to be in our dreams what we are not
Living its illusion in futile fight
All reaching to be amid in its plot
Sketching its answer in the errand light

The dozens whipped by the high winds across
Failing to get to their quintessence point
In against the breeze that toppled their fifth-wheel
Like a freeway bridge collapsed into chaos
From the bright light of the blaze and the joint
Saying our sayings without reason - not the real


Comments about Like Year In Pictures by Peter S. Quinn

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?



Poem Submitted: Friday, December 21, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, May 2, 2011


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. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  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. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]