Vera Sidhwa

Traffic Light - Poem by Vera Sidhwa

Ah green, I love my green.
It's the traffic light's nicest scene.
Green is a traffic dream.
You can always keep driving, driving, driving.
And you can keep going in life, whatever you're doing,
Your favorite project, your favorite dream.

And orange traffic light,
In my life, I've had to a slow down when I was skiing,
A slow down of whatever I was doing.

And oh red light.
I had to stop being in so much strife.
I had to stop my bad habits.

Topic(s) of this poem: love

Comments about Traffic Light by Vera Sidhwa

  • Jez Brul (3/19/2018 6:53:00 PM)

    Such a wonderful poem that portrays life's similarity to traffic signs... thanks for sharing..10++++++ (Report) Reply

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  • Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (5/22/2015 1:19:00 PM)

    Very simple but also very.creative. (Report) Reply

  • Bharati Nayak (4/3/2015 12:58:00 AM)

    Interesting poem on traffic signal and its comparison with the pace of life.Loved the poem. (Report) Reply

  • Rajnish Manga (12/28/2014 3:27:00 AM)

    This shows how seemingly small small things enrich our lives and also provide guidance at every juncture. Thanks indeed. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 12, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, April 3, 2015

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