Steven Federle

Rookie - 320 Points (1951 / Cincinnati Ohio)

And Fell The Crane - Poem by Steven Federle

rising high
godlike I gazed
from where cranes fly
unconcerned, over
the placid waters of
the harbor of
the world,

when, driven to madness
it pierced
my throat.

I burst
and burned
and to earth
fell,

and fell
too
the crane.


Poet's Notes about The Poem

After viewing painting, September 2001 by Hung Liu

Comments about And Fell The Crane by Steven Federle

  • Veteran Poet - 1,640 Points Adeline Foster (6/21/2013 5:50:00 PM)

    Interesting poem this. Enigmatic. Read mine - O Night -
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  • Gold Star - 46,737 Points Gajanan Mishra (6/15/2013 10:20:00 PM)

    rising high / godlike I gazed. thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 15, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013


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