Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)

Shadows Cast Memories - Poem by Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)

our memories click emotions
re-presenting life our wick lives
demand selective screening

Copyright © Terence George Craddock

Topic(s) of this poem: memories

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Written in March 2015 on the 19&27.3.2015.
Inspired by the haiku 'Memories' by Mihaela Pirjol

Comments about Shadows Cast Memories by Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)

  • (3/20/2017 3:51:00 AM)

    And each click is a wave of the candle flame...and so a new memory is screened. Sensational imagery, Terry. (Report) Reply

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  • Luo Zhihai (1/28/2017 4:33:00 AM)

    A lovely poem. I like it. (Report) Reply

  • Cigeng Zhang (1/26/2017 7:45:00 PM)

    our memories click emotions.I like your first line. True, some memories bring us joy; some sorrow.But memories make our life rich with stories.Enjoyed reading. (Report) Reply

  • (10/4/2016 9:52:00 PM)

    Shadows Cast Memories.
    Another good metaphor of a candle and the mind.
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  • (2/15/2016 9:20:00 AM)

    Great poem with strong metaphors. Good writing. (Report) Reply

  • (1/25/2016 11:44:00 AM)

    Great poem, keep writing. Memories are to me the shadows of ours lives. Great write. #10. (Report) Reply

  • (12/31/2015 12:12:00 AM)

    Love the images.
    Thank you, Terry
    Lawrence S. Pertillar
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  • S.zaynab Kamoonpuri (3/29/2015 10:22:00 AM)

    A sublime haiku type poem with a great thought. I like how u put it, wick lives.
    Great to read u again.
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  • Terry Craddock (3/27/2015 9:44:00 PM)

    ripples within ripples, your images are harmonic in my mind, inspire creativity waves, to return to your haiku

    Memories (Haiku)

    upon mental screen
    images from dusted times
    re-presenting life

    Mihaela Pirjol

    reflective introspective an inquiring mind must be past present interactive perceptive fix such minds focus defined contemporary reality :) the circle continues
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  • Mihaela Pirjol (3/27/2015 6:56:00 AM)

    Memories [ re-presenting life ] a line, initially I thought will go unnoticed when I wrote my haiku; and here it is inspiring more creativity :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 26, 2015

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