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Sundials Poems - Poems about Sundials

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Premium Member The Nature of a Shadow
..., freely offering shade to any who seek them. At one time they even marked off time by prostrating themselves on sundials and with some accuracy. Finally, a shadow is often viewed in a morbid light, and has become associated, ......Read More
Categories: sundials, surreal,
Form: Light Verse



Chile
...ine and dine. Blue mountains, dusted white with snow, uniting sky with earth below, cast shadow on the living like sundials of the time. And the rainbow-colored buildings are contrasted with my feelings as I walk the narrow avenue......Read More
Categories: sundials, solitude, travel,
Form: I do not know?
Astronomy
...the grass, taught like the reed. Come back to me, fall back to your Leige. The dry hollowed Papyrus unlocks the Sundials mystery. Tells not the tale of my voyaged seventh sea. Sarcophagus be damned. I will procure the scarab fr......Read More
Categories: sundials, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member feeding ghosts
...I've spent sundials of time feeding ghosts, teaspoons of fear dollops of regret pecks of what ifs, just to keep them pacified ......Read More
Categories: sundials, life,
Form: Free verse
Observance
...Observance by Michael R. Burch Here the hills are old and rolling carefully in their old age; on the horizon yout......Read More
Categories: sundials, loneliness, lonely, longing, loss,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member Natures Gift
...The beauty of nature follows us Wherever we go... here, there, high and low Through sundials of time, places and circumstances As changes sweep through our intricate lives, The gift of nature trails beh......Read More
Categories: sundials, beauty, nature, peace,
Form: Free verse
Rilke Translations I
...tion/interpretation by Michael R. Burch Lord, it is time. Let the immense summer go. Lay your long shadows over the sundials and over the meadows, let the free winds blow. Command the late fruits to fatten and shine; O, grant them an......Read More
Categories: sundials, art, life, love, tribute,
Form: Verse
Rilke Translation: Autumn Day
... loose translation by Michael R. Burch Lord, it is time. Let the immense summer go. Lay your long shadows over the sundials and over the meadows, let the free winds blow. Command the late fruits to fatten and shine; O, grant them an......Read More
Categories: sundials, autumn, leaving, time,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Solar secrets
...: sponsored by Julia Ward *note: A sundial dating to the 13th century B.C. and considered one of the oldest Egyptian sundials, was discovered in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, the burial place of rulers from Egypt's New Kingdom period (aro......Read More
Categories: sundials, sun, wisdom,
Form: Personification
Fiftynine
...Obscured sundials lie Our garden desecrated Stray towards calm waters ......Read More
Categories: sundials, mystery, nature,
Form: Haiku
A Meadow's Sanctuary
...© 2010 (Jim Sularz) A morning meadow - tall, red-yellow speckled, now, humbled low by the wind. Conifer sundials – mirrored shadows, slowly stretching, dancing, and then diminishing - along blurred edges of a lush, flowing s......Read More
Categories: sundials, inspirational, nature, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Pocket Watch 1
...Tracking time has changed throughout the years Improving how hours, minutes, seconds appear Sundials, hourglasses, pendulums and more Wall, wrist, mantle, waterproof - clocks galore There is a certain beauty ......Read More
Categories: sundials, culture, family, father son,
Form: Rhyme
You
...Sunlit curly blond hair, icy blue eyes Horse shoe crabs, sundials, cloudless skies Rolling Stones, Dean Koontz and Mathematics treasure hunting, pizza nights, schematics fo......Read More
Categories: sundials, friendship, love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Anyone who wants to fight me all the time
... meiosis and mitosis and yes, democracy and self-governance, all the colors of anthropology and ecology, windmills and sundials, fission and fusion for evil and light and the devil who exists to carry the load when we misbehave and fight......Read More
Categories: sundials, class, dad, evil, light,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Time
...s proof. But we cannot alter it, even for one breath. We have made ways to count its advance Inventing clocks, and sundials, and watches. They help us gauge the end of life’s dance Marking mortality in time-driven swatches. ......Read More
Categories: sundials, life,
Form: Rhyme

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