Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 10,869,688
VxPoem ID: 33574
Posted: July 8th. 2008 7:41:07 PM
Somewhere Here is a Clue.
by Sally Snow
Age Group: Adult
Our mission? To live and die.
We trust you'll use your power wisely
like the kind benevolent leader you are.
It is late morning before we can tear ourselves away.
We believe, we don't believe;
the paper crackles, the pages sag.
Somewhere here is a clue.
Hit by a train: a hundred million to one.
Fated to meet death: maybe if I was good enough.
If we could live anyway we want, eons from now would they understand us?
Tired? True to life.
Eventually we found a rhythme.
Did you think we wouldn't?
These are the only things we picked up and kept:
a tin letter T, a bracelet that said WWJD;
a full bottle of Southern Comfort, a fifty cent piece.
But even then we got sick of carrying each one.
We found no treasures, uncovered no mysteries.
Now and then the sun broke through.
We see a trailer in the distance.
If we could live anyway we choose, eons from now would they blame us?
Author's Location: Butte, Montana
More Poems: Sally Snow has posted 39 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Sally Snow - Click HERE
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 1997-2014 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.