Carl Austin

Penwith, Cornwall - Poem by Carl Austin

Houses of worship
centuries old
seem pristine and new
in these fields

Doubtful stones
look on
as eager sundials
keenly note the passing
of one more day

The patient stones
await another way

Topic(s) of this poem: ancient

Comments about Penwith, Cornwall by Carl Austin

  • Prabir Gayen (2/17/2019 1:40:00 PM)

    The patient stones
    await another way.... beautiful poem

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, February 17, 2019

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