Eoghan Finn

Untitled

With respect to the banal
Or matters less trivial.
The time spent wishing
Sat under a tree-
Still, like air,
That smothers proverbial
Places to go
And people to see,

Passing in hours,
Rushing in sequins,
Catching the arm
Of a chair. At the table
Sitting in silence,
Waiting and waiting
To find that you really
And truly are able.

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 17, 2007
Poem Edited: Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Add this poem to MyPoemList

Rating Card

5 out of 5
0 total ratings
rate this poem

Comments about Untitled by Eoghan Finn

  • Ivan Donn Carswell (4/20/2007 4:31:00 PM)

    Some fine imagery here, 'rushing in sequins' especially, brevity and deliberate choice of simple words works well to support your refined introspection. Rgds, Ivan

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.



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?