Barry Middleton

Storm On The Bay - Poem by Barry Middleton

it matters not what I might say
when looming shadows end the day
and darkness falls upon the bay

the seabirds know a storm is near
and there is something yet to fear
that stirs the restless atmosphere

it hides in intermittent light
a beacon flashing in the night
is warning that I should take flight

and yet I know I cannot flee
surrender comes to set me free
I trust the storm may comfort me

so I gaze out as clouds now weep
their sodden teardrops on the deep
and winds postpone a welcome sleep

Topic(s) of this poem: fate, storm

Comments about Storm On The Bay by Barry Middleton

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

Poem Submitted: Friday, January 29, 2016

[Report Error]