Learn More

Danielle Kieschnick


The Hollow Kingdom


Before my eyes, there once appeared
A fallen temple in the sky
And within this temple lay the once-revered;
........................
........................
read full text »


Danielle Kieschnick's Other Poems

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

Comments about this poem (The Hollow Kingdom by Danielle Kieschnick )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Michael Paige (11/29/2013 8:53:00 AM)

    This poem is fantastic! Such imagery! I love it! Hope to read more of your work soon. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,922 Points Khairul Ahsan (11/14/2013 2:13:00 AM)

    I wonder how I could miss to read this beautiful poem, a semi finalist, earlier! A poem that has emerged from deep and serious thoughts about gods and godliness, mundane earth and earthliness.
    'And all the pews sat empty;
    The altar stood stained and bare,
    As though the very faith of centuries
    Had been renounced and slaughtered there.'
    Such verses cannot emerge without deep meditation. (Report) Reply

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. A Little Light, Carolyn Brunelle
  6. Beautiful Inside, Paul Holmes
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  9. I Knew a Woman, Theodore Roethke
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Who have not drawn the veil to see
If still our heaven be lit above.
Thou merely, at the day's last sigh,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. For You And I, Edward Kofi Louis
  2. Crucifixion of th' Soul..., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  3. Beware Of Mankind, Edward Kofi Louis
  4. Bigtha, Edward Kofi Louis
  5. Love Me Girl, Joseph Archer
  6. One Christmas Eve From The North..., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  7. Neryah, Edward Kofi Louis
  8. Feels Sorry, Sari Mavi
  9. Outlet Of Outer Space, Edward Kofi Louis
  10. Aristotole's Abstract Acrostical {X 1 to.., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
[Hata Bildir]