Time Poems - Poems For Time

Poems about time. You can read the best time poems. Browse through all time poems.


Passing Time - Poem by Maya Angelou

Your skin like dawn
Mine like musk

One paints the beginning
of a certain end.

The other, the end of a
sure beginning.


Comments about Passing Time by Maya Angelou

  • Gold Star - 94,062 Points Rajnish Manga (2/3/2017 10:22:00 AM)

    So simple yet so deep and philosophical. The beginning and the end are relative terms. Nicely articulated. Thanks. (Report) Reply

    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Rookie - 16 Points Ian Eballe (3/12/2016 9:10:00 AM)

    The first 2 lines should read:
    Your skin like dawn
    Mine like dusk.
    according to The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 89,288 Points Susan Williams (12/30/2015 12:59:00 PM)

    There is an inherent patient wisdom in Maya, she can accept without being run over (Report) Reply

Read all 18 comments »

Poems About Time

  1. 1. Passing Time , Maya Angelou
  2. 2. A Time To Talk , Robert Frost
  3. 3. The Time I Like Best , Roger McGough
  4. 4. In A Dark Time , Theodore Roethke
  5. 5. To The Virgins, Make Much Of Time , Robert Herrick
  6. 6. Time Is , Henry Van Dyke
  7. 7. Two Tramps In Mud Time , Robert Frost
  8. 8. A Song Of Eternity In Time , Sidney Lanier
  9. 9. Sonnet Vii: How Soon Hath Time, The Subt.. , John Milton
  10. 10. Less Time , Andre Breton
  11. 11. A Prayer In Time Of War , Alfred Noyes
  12. 12. Always For The First Time , Andre Breton
  13. 13. In Time Of 'The Breaking Of Nations' , Thomas Hardy
  14. 14. Was There A Time , Dylan Thomas
  15. 15. Cherry-Time , Robert Graves
  16. 16. Count-Time , Jimmy Santiago Baca
  17. 17. Time Cures All , Hilaire Belloc
  18. 18. Milton: And Did Those Feet In Ancient Time , William Blake
  19. 19. Any Time , William Stanley Merwin
  20. 20. The Faun Sees Snow For The First Time , Richard Aldington
  21. 21. All The Time I Pray To Buddha , Kobayashi Issa
  22. 22. Some Advice To Those Who Will Serve Time.. , Nazim Hikmet
  23. 23. The Coming Of Wisdom With Time , William Butler Yeats
  24. 24. The Plough Of Time , Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  25. 25. Time And Time And Time Again , David Keig
  26. 26. Or From That Sea Of Time , Walt Whitman
  27. 27. On Seeing The Elgin Marbles For The Firs.. , John Keats
  28. 28. Time Long Past , Percy Bysshe Shelley
  29. 29. A Meditation In Time Of War , William Butler Yeats
  30. 30. On Time , John Milton
  31. 31. Winter-Time , Robert Louis Stevenson
  32. 32. Time , Percy Bysshe Shelley
  33. 33. Spring In War Time , Sara Teasdale
  34. 34. Never The Time And The Place , Robert Browning
  35. 35. That Time And Absence Proves Rather Help.. , John Donne
  36. 36. As The Time Draws Nigh , Walt Whitman
  37. 37. T Was Just This Time Last Year I Died. , Emily Dickinson
  38. 38. Sonnet 49: Against That Time, If Ever Th.. , William Shakespeare
  39. 39. Time, Real And Imaginary , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  40. 40. Meditations In Time Of Civil War , William Butler Yeats
  41. 41. Time To Rise , Robert Louis Stevenson
  42. 42. A Great Time , William Henry Davies
  43. 43. Alan Dugan Telling Me I Have A Problem W.. , Nick Flynn
  44. 44. Sonnet Xxxviii: First Time He Kissed Me , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  45. 45. Last Time, I Think , Kobayashi Issa
  46. 46. The Course Of Life, Time, And Events And.. , Merlin Archivilla
  47. 47. Beauty, Time, And Love , Samuel Daniel
  48. 48. Who Bides His Time , James Whitcomb Riley
  49. 49. Sonnet Xxxii: The First Time , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  50. 50. Dusk In War Time , Sara Teasdale
[Report Error]