Treasure Island

Karle Wilson Baker

(1878 - 1960 / United States)

A Clear Night


I have worn this day as a fretting, ill-made garment,
Impatient to be rid of it.
And lo, as I drew it off over my shoulders
This jewel caught in my hair.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read poems about / on: hair, night

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?

Comments about this poem (A Clear Night by Karle Wilson Baker )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Days Gone, Spiritwind Wood
  2. Spark of a thought, Laxman Rao
  3. A Judgmental Society, Savino Terrazas
  4. Right Now, Michael McParland
  5. Little Mosque, Mohja Kahf
  6. The creative grit.., Laxman Rao
  7. Like A Gentle Rain, Spiritwind Wood
  8. The paradox of becoming a Man, Nancy Handabile
  9. Quran, The Ways of Ascent, Mohja Kahf
  10. 'My Persuasion' Over 'Her Coyness'., Prabhat Priyadarshi

Poem of the Day

poet Walt Whitman

ARM’D year! year of the struggle!
No dainty rhymes or sentimental love verses for you, terrible year!
Not you as some pale poetling, seated at a desk, lisping cadenzas
piano;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  8. Touched by an Angel, Maya Angelou
  9. Mid-Term Break, Seamus Heaney
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]