Leo Yankevich

Rookie - 154 Points (October 30,1961 / Farrell, Pennsylvani)

At A Suicide’s Grave(1869-1897) - Poem by Leo Yankevich

Here where this graveyard comes to a sudden end
you lie forgotten beside a crumbling wall,
yet sometimes at night a nova calls you friend,
and the moon itself recalls your rise and fall.


Comments about At A Suicide’s Grave(1869-1897) by Leo Yankevich

  • Gold Star - 4,841 Points Patricia Grantham (3/31/2014 9:44:00 AM)

    A very moving write that really touched my
    heart. A gifted writer. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Craig Steiger (8/13/2009 12:32:00 PM)

    very nice, Leo, a moving tribute to all suicides (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 13, 2009

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 13, 2009


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