oskar hansen


Symphony For Stringed Instruments


Grey mist creates a smaller world the eye strains
To see beyond the possible, where only the inner
Vision can see the unseen for which it can´t blink
Close an eye, or turn away from disgusting truths.
Dull miasma dreamy as passing melancholy, turns
Angel white burnoose at dawn, with a hint of rusty
Harp strings, a whiff of green straws, full of tears
That will be handed out to children under five.

Aurora, the Roman Goddess of daybreak, when
Natural light puts night in a sack and throws it down
A well where nights of horror dwell but refuse to
Be still forever trying to escape its own darkness,
Longing to be back in some ones head, pining to
Be formidable and strong, but the day will not let it.

Submitted: Friday, December 20, 2013
Edited: Friday, December 20, 2013

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 (Symphony For Stringed Instruments by oskar hansen )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. E-rated poemier-heel out, Elvis Airohi
  2. The Keladi People, Ismim Putera
  3. 159. The Book of my Life, John Westlake
  4. Words were golden, hasmukh amathalal
  5. The Allen Chronicles, Romella Kitchens
  6. My eyes, Cee Bea
  7. E-rated poemier-all us, Elvis Airohi
  8. April Woman, Salma Jayyusi
  9. The Ship of Love, Salma Jayyusi
  10. Censorious Ignorance, michael walkerjohn

Poem of the Day

poet Sir John Suckling

Dost see how unregarded now
That piece of beauty passes?
There was a time when I did vow
To that alone;
But mark the fate of faces;
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Elizabeth Bishop

 

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. Sonnet I, Sir John Suckling
  7. Cross, Langston Hughes
  8. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  9. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  10. Invictus, William Ernest Henley

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]