Negative

Against a grayisch sky
a grayer cloud
rimmed black by the sun.
On the left, that is, the right,

by Wislawa Szymborska Click to read full poem

Comments (11)

Light shadows on your dark face. You'd just taken a seat at the table and put your hands, gone pray, upon it. Light and darkness, shadows. a goof reflection. t ony
'You look like a ghost who's trying to summon up the living' - Wonderful!
You look like a ghost who's trying to summon up the living. Evocative, and compelling, its the reverse world in which beauty is turned inside out into horror. A good choice for poem of the day.
From one's perspective of life, That always changed.. James McLain
Modern poem by breath......very good observation
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You look like a ghost who's trying to summon up the living. a very good poem. tony
Black by the sun! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
This is awesome poetry. Enjoyed thoroughly. Thanks for sharing.
A wonderful poem by Wislawa Szymborska.....................
Wow! This poet knows how to write down thoughts higher than the moon and deeper than eternity- -on my favorite poets' list, that's for sure.