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Not This Day

Rating: 5.0
Where ever she has gone
Is there a thought of me
As she looks up, or down
From my palm the old stone
Spins into the golden sea
Emerald spray against violet sky
A heart held too near
Time passed on
I gaze across the world
From the dipping suns
And prevent
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Original Unknown Girl 03 January 2007
Stunning work here Tailor, love the analogies and the stone skimming across the water is one I've wanted to use but not found the correct setting! ! You've done this to perfection.... HG: -) xx
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Not a member No 4 03 January 2007
What an ending, and what a title for this state of mind, this affirmation - despite the suggestion this heart was 'held too near'! And the throwing of the stone is such a symbolic act! Like throwing ourselves away. Every line so telling. Another marvel Tailor. jim
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Melvina Germain 09 October 2006
This is absolutely beautiful Tailor, I like it very much, Thankyou--Melvina
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Anna Stephens 14 September 2006
Stunningly beautiful. A moment of wistful melancholy. Anna Stephens
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Patricia Gale 09 September 2006
Tailor, this is beautiful. The imagery so colorful
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Linda Ori 21 August 2006
Tailor - beautiful use of imagery and color - brilliant write! Brought a lovely picture to my mind's eye. Linda
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Mary Nagy 17 August 2006
I truly enjoyed this beautiful vision you've left me with Tailor! It reminds me of a painting.......just beautiful. Very nice. Sincerely, mary
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Barbara James 16 August 2006
I love this poem, Tailor, especially the first two lines. I have put it in my favorite poems
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Danny Reynolds 16 August 2006
I wonder how many times, that stone skipped. And how many more stones will follow? Danny
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Very impressive craftwork, Tailor...Poetic brevity is a penumbra of sorts...as well as a most complex facet of the Art....Your masterfull attention to structure, rhythm and well placed imagwork makes 'NOT THIS DAY', a perfect day for this Poem. '''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''FJR/fjr
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