Naveed Akram

(15 December 1973 / London, England)

Temper Of The Night


In these grounds and fields and rural area,
A dark, unlighted estate remains shadowy
Under the moonless sky of the night.
It surprises us as it is dingy, pitch-black,
And the dank air remains to be heard,
Chilly and musty, moist and wet, so unaired.
The bleak desert surrounds as the stars blink,
This stark, arid spot is worn by the rich-at- night,
Gloomy fears appear, to be stunning the sombre air.
It is indeed dreary, and cheerless, for it is dismal
And uninviting to the commonwealth under the sun
And straight stars, humour astounds the head.

Submitted: Thursday, June 13, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Listen to this poem:

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 (Temper Of The Night by Naveed Akram )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Me and Life, silenced work
  2. Gently, Agboyi Felix
  3. Culture And Custom, Edward Kofi Louis
  4. Rare Object, Naveed Akram
  5. 2014, Edward Kofi Louis
  6. Death My Greatest Curse, Henry Isiekwe
  7. At Home, Edward Kofi Louis
  8. Return Of The Chariot, Naveed Akram
  9. Getting Ready, Terry Collett
  10. Trampled, Edward Kofi Louis

Poem of the Day

poet Joyce Kilmer

(For the Rev. James J. Daly, S. J.)

Bright stars, yellow stars, flashing through the air,
Are you errant strands of Lady Mary's hair?
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  6. Stars, Joyce Kilmer
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  10. A Fairy Song, William Shakespeare

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]