Learn More

Jay Aguiniga

Rookie - 63 Points (Scottsbluff Nebraska)

Buried Oblivion


Entranced, flowers flourish
Peacefully on the hillside.
Eyes transfixed, on each blade of grass,
moving in rhythm with the breeze.
Shadows cast its forms into a cross.
Halos encircle the soul,
Entombed, by thought of mind.
In a split second, a blink of an eye
Existence is erased by time.
Silence is of hollow ground,
bound to the grasp of nothing.
Time stops for the deceased minds,
and continues for the rest that pass by.
A Stone chiseled name, the only evidence,
That life in its end is just a buried oblivion.

Submitted: Sunday, September 25, 2011
Edited: Monday, September 26, 2011

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

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 (Buried Oblivion by Jay Aguiniga )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  2. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  6. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  7. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  8. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  9. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  10. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet James Whitcomb Riley

There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
And your tea-set blue,
And your play-house, too,
Are things of the long ago;
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. How I Once Spent a Friday Afternoon, M.J. Lemon
  2. Every dog's ordeal, Lubinda Lubinda
  3. An Ethereal Bloom, Margaret Alice Second
  4. surrealist day, lee fones
  5. Gnarled Syllogism, Paul Hartal
  6. God Bless You, Michael P. McParland
  7. Further, Michael P. McParland
  8. Fulfillment, Michael P. McParland
  9. Frustration, Michael P. McParland
  10. Psycho Babble Scribble Squabble And Scra.., Blu 1 Blu 1 (Rio de Janeiro)
[Hata Bildir]