Midnights Voice

(November 3,1950 / Selma, Alabama)

Black Hole Of The Mountain Top


Silent
..fog
....eases
......in...
Enveloping
..softening
....jagged
......boulders

on a mountain top

Silence
..descends
....deep
......into my ways

Numbing
..away
....caustic
. .....pain

of hollow victories

Burried
..deep
....vapid
......vapors

Lockout
..Sun's
... .rays
......black hole

massive attack of heart

Submitted: Sunday, September 23, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, February 26, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

How I felt today upon learning that Charles R. James
had left Poemhunter.

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  • Bobby Wynn (6/21/2013 5:15:00 PM)

    I enjoyed that guy too, I was sorry to not leave my poems when I left for a time but oh well a little elbow grease and I was back in loving it. (Report) Reply

  • Bri Edwards (2/26/2013 12:20:00 PM)

    MV, thanks for poem note. i guess you enjoyed charles's presence. i like the physical shape of the poem, and the vapid/vapors. all-in-all interesting and maybe soothing? i did wonder at the end if there was an emotional loss or a heart attack being mentioned. check spelling of boulders. thanks for sharing. bri
    i also wonder what the hollow victories refers to....another subject for a poem perhaps? i did not know of c.r.james. and can anyone tell me what veeraiyah refers to with this poetry session? thanks (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (9/24/2012 9:10:00 PM)

    Yes, gentle and soothing were his poems! We all miss him! You have put in your sense of loss in poignant language, Thomas. Well done! ! (Report) Reply

  • Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi (9/24/2012 2:59:00 AM)

    I hope he will come back soon. This poetry session may end in a few weeks, then we shall start again fair and fresh. To Charles.,10+++ (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilson (9/24/2012 2:18:00 AM)

    I think there could be a long line of poets standing by your side, Charlie will be greatly missed.a wonderful write. (Report) Reply

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