About This Site

Sixty-Seven

Subscribe to this site on YouTube

Subscribe to get a poem sent to you each day by email

Sixty-seven is a man of dreams,
Invested purely in what ought to be,
X-ing out the barriers to will
That make it hard to see what one would see.
Yet years need not accomplish much, it seems.

So does his passion sing like dammed-up streams
Enveloping the islands that agree,
Vast armies of the afternoon, who still
Expect their words to keep their honor free,
Needing to sustain what hope redeems.

Copyright by Nicholas Gordon

Video Music: The Lake. By Jahzzar. Performed by Jahzzar at the Free Music Archive
under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license.



[about this site] [poems for free] [poem of the day]
[site policy] [about me] [links]

privacy policy