Big Rowan Ackison (greensh) wrote,
Big Rowan Ackison

  • Mood:

Poem - Forever Yesterday

The poem “Forever Yesterday” is based on thoughts of the dynamic between the permanence of the present moment and the haunting ghosts of the past.

Forever Yesterday

The forever yesterday is no more
has passed away like the fog
now defunct as fading mists
pressed upon by sunlit beams

those artifacts of a past day
once entrenched as if to stay
find no traction in beliefs
torn apart by time’s conceit

dismissing mountains without regard
for the depths of bedrock’s plunge
seeming solid before the breeze
took the hill and cast it down

leaving only memories
the ghosts in place of solidity
a forever that’s passed away
just like the present sure to stay.

© 2019. Sean Green. All Rights Reserved. 20190914.
Tags: journey, poem

  • Poem - Beware the Woogums

    Life has a lot of interesting things to see. The poem “Beware the Woogums” is a warning about seeing the entirety of life. Beware the Woogums Poem…

  • Poem - Dreams are Dangerous

    How do you write a poem? Sometimes I just start with an idea, and this can be just a single sentence. I saw a posting about a collection of pictures…

  • Danger, Will Robinson!

    Yesterday I saw a commercial that appealed the horror fan in me. This Budweiser creation was one of the 2007 Super Bowl Commercials. Here's the…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.