Against a grayisch sky
a grayer cloud
rimmed black by the sun.
On the left, that is, the right,
by Wislawa Szymborska
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Dr Tony Brahmin
22 Apr 10:59
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
30 Dec 2018 10:57
'You look like a ghost who's trying to summon up the living' - Wonderful!
27 Dec 2018 04:42
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.
27 Dec 2018 11:42
From one's perspective of life, That always changed.. James McLain
27 Dec 2018 09:54
Modern poem by breath......very good observation
27 Dec 2018 05:44
just before I looked at the paycheck of $5519, I didnt believe that my friends brother was like they say trully receiving money part-time on their apple labtop.. there neighbour started doing this 4 less than twenty three months and by now repaid the loans on their condo and purchased a top of the range Porsche 911. go to, .......................www.geosalary.com
27 Dec 2018 04:28
You look like a ghost who's trying to summon up the living. a very good poem. tony
Edward Kofi Louis
27 Dec 2018 03:15
Black by the sun! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
Anil Kumar Panda
27 Dec 2018 01:42
This is awesome poetry. Enjoyed thoroughly. Thanks for sharing.
Bernard F. Asuncion
27 Dec 2018 01:07
A wonderful poem by Wislawa Szymborska.....................
30 Jan 2016 03:12
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.
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