VxPoem ID: 42934
Posted: September 12th. 2012 10:25:25 AM
A Cat Named Today
by Radko Vacek
Age Group: Adult
Sometimes Today is so beautiful that
You choose lions later to save the cat.
The pain of so much valuing Today
Is sooner or later having to pay.
Karmic debts are not readily discharged,
And waiting only makes them get enlarged.
Oh please, Grim Reaper, give me one more month
To listen to the beauty of this tune!
So touching! Please, give me just one more week
For the fine finale of the music!
Oh please, Grim Reaper, give me one more day
To keep enacting the tale! Let us play!
But the curtain falls. Not even an hour
Granted, with the choice made, the debt is ours.
Oh please, Grim Reaper, just one more minute
To savor all the things, so good, so cute!
Oh please, one more time, just one more heartbeat
To celebrate the boon: we could thus meet!
The curtain has fallen. Paid is the debt.
Sadness is losing the things you love. Yet,
You loved Today that much. Why feel regret?
May we work with melancholy sunsets.
Author's Location: Toledo, Ohio
More Poems: Radko Vacek has posted 574 additional poems- View them?
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2017 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.
Top 13 Poems|
New Past 7 Days