David Mitchell

Rookie - 196 Points (20/12/1988 / Colchester)

The Sun Shines Bright Through Azure Skies - Poem by David Mitchell

The sun shines bright through azure skies,
Perpetually shedding his rays,
Even when into the dark he hies, —
All nights at length turn into days.

The moon, when day turns into night,
Reflects the sun with silver rays,
Stealing his incandescent light,
Transforming it to twilight haze.

[(Saturday,29th October,2005.) ]

Comments about The Sun Shines Bright Through Azure Skies by David Mitchell

  • (11/8/2005 11:44:00 AM)

    Why did I forget to include the date of composition when I submitted this poem? (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Ernestine Northover (10/31/2005 4:46:00 PM)

    This is a very lovely poem David, if flows so well, I think you need to respell 'hies' to 'hides', which I think it's supposed to be as it sort of spoils the reading. Sincerely Ernestine Northover (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

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: Monday, October 31, 2005

Poem Edited: Tuesday, November 8, 2005

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]