GRANT FRASER

Freshman - 996 Points (JUNE 7 1964 / ABERDEEN)

Ocean Glass - Poem by GRANT FRASER

Don't turn around
look back,

echoes - never stop!

but you do,

every second splits,

hurdles over you,

dump the past,

ahead of time,

try digesting
everything you
did or didn't do,

doesn't get you
through,

a window
of situations...


II


Bricks & bars,
gaoler of hearts,

are 'words' the sentence?

so many for an idiot,

but when your in love
with what you haven't
got - it feels better...

oh! rustic whims,
you know when I get out,

I'm gone! !

rocky caverns, puddles
asleep in the night,
deserted beaches,

or whenever some amazing
coloured sky manoeuvres in,
momentarily the simple
things amount to so much
inner treasure,

items sucked out of proportion
strewn along wispy sands,

the shape of a former soul!
who stood where, I don't know,
along some distant shore...

and here I am, my own message,
bobbing up and down in
the world day,

what's to say...the message...

I lost my point, long ago,
on old paper,
from digging in too hard,

veritable hearts get scratched...


Comments about Ocean Glass by GRANT FRASER

  • Freshman - 975 Points Adeline Foster (7/22/2015 12:40:00 PM)

    Didn't catch on right away, Don't know if I do yet. Interesting riddle. Read mine - O Night -
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  • Gold Star - 36,896 Points Gajanan Mishra (3/18/2014 8:47:00 AM)

    a window of situation, I like it, thanks.
    Please read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 45 Points Colleen Courtney (3/18/2014 8:46:00 AM)

    But when you're in love with what you haven't got-it feels better. Oh how often this is so very true! Nice! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 18, 2014


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