Joy Leaves a Bit of Wonder in Its Wake

Music: The Scent of Cedars.
By Philipp Weigl.
Performed by Philipp Weigl at the Free Music Archive
under an Attribution License.

Subscribe to this site on YouTube

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

Read a dramatization of the Mueller Report

Hear me read
the poem as
an MP3 file.

Watch me read
the poem as
a YouTube video.

Alpha List

Name Poems

Philosophical
Poems

About This
Site

Poems for
Free

Copyright by
Nicholas Gordon

Joy leaves a bit of wonder in its wake,
A sliver of silence, celibate and bright.
Some would sell their souls to get it right;
Others such ambition would forsake,
Not willing to pursue so chaste a light.

Copyright by Nicholas Gordon



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