Treasure Island

Ferdinand L Quintos

(October 18,1942 / Bayambang, Pangasinan, Philippines)

A Rudderless Boat


I am a frail rudderless boat
broken by the fierce storm,
I am floundering helplessly
on the rough seas of life,

the light has fled with the sun,
dark clouds carpeted the skies,
and hid the pole star from sight,

please let your love shine.
it shall be the beacon light
to lead me to your heart's harbor.

Submitted: Saturday, March 22, 2014
Edited: Saturday, March 22, 2014

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

What do you think this poem is about?



Topic(s): Life

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

© FLQ March 18,2014

Comments about this poem (A Rudderless Boat by Ferdinand L Quintos )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 2 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. What are these days? !, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  2. What are these days?, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  3. A Flower In My Heart, Rohit Sapra
  4. The Cavity, Francie Lynch
  5. Exstasis, Frank Avon
  6. I'm a Piece of Work, Francie Lynch
  7. Some people's change, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  8. Simply Marvelous, Electric Lady
  9. Winter in Tennessee, Frank Avon
  10. Oh, I Can Fly, Francie Lynch

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Louis Stevenson

AT last she comes, O never more
In this dear patience of my pain
To leave me lonely as before,
Or leave my soul alone again.... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Merry-Go-Round, Langston Hughes
  7. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  8. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]