Monthly Archives: December 2016

Time

TIME By PoeticMeditations Time that nemesis, that cunning foe Will come to reap what it did not sow. Like the corrosive effect of rust, Changes all things back into dust. As each hour stealthily slips away Until Death arrives without … Continue reading

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Christmas Blues

CHRISTMAS BLUES By PoeticMeditations No peace on earth, no goodwill towards men Tis not a season jolly, but one that’s grim Malls are decked with boughs of holly To lure us into a spending folly Chestnuts roasting on an open … Continue reading

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Winter’s White

WINTER’S WHITE By PoeticMeditations The silent snow is falling flake by flake Solemn is the ticking of the clock The slowly passing hours have drawn late Memory has come to torment and to mock. The fire has died down to … Continue reading

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Hard to Live the Romance

HARD TO LIVE THE ROMANCE By PoeticMeditations Hard to live the romance Life keeps getting in the way Moonlight walks, a slow dance But no one wants to play. Poetry, wine and roses Are the bread of life For some, … Continue reading

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In Praise of Sweeping

  IN PRAISE OF SWEEPING By PoeticMeditations Two of my neighbors are proud owners of gas-powered leaf blowers. On any given weekend, the air is filled with the jet-engine whine of their turbo-charged hair dryers as they walk around their … Continue reading

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