⋅ 8 December 2011

Farewell

My muse when I looked at the calendar and realized that very soon this year will come to an end...

Yesterday
fades silently
into the distant past.

Today
stealthily tiptoes
to the hazy horizon.

Tomorrow
takes a peek
from beyond the horizon.

And each bids
a graceful farewell
to one another.

Just the way 2010
bid farewell to 2011
and 2011 will do so to 2012.


Gita Ashok
8/12/2011, 10:30 pm

Sign in or create an account to write feedback
  • nice thoughts about passing time ,I like your stanza about tomorrow ,it gives hope ,tfs 8 Dec 2011 by

  • such wonderful images Gita, time does what it has to do, life must go on. a lovely write in total surrender 8 Dec 2011 by

  • so very true. What can we do but move on with it. Enjoyed this gentle penning. tfs 8 Dec 2011 by

  • great farewell to changing time calendar. 9 Dec 2011 by

  • Each year blends into the other,hopefully 2012 will be better.Nice write. 9 Dec 2011 by

  • Time flies past. It is always in the frame of bidding goodbyes.Nice poem. 9 Dec 2011 by

  • A nostalgic farewell to 2011 ! May the New Year bring peace on earth and goodwill among all of us ! Thank you for your patience & your encouraging comments on my 'Story of English -Part Three' ! You are right Gita , it gives me great satisfaction since no one in the world has written this in Verse ! Hope it doesn't get plagiarised ; hope to publish it after I complete it next year ! Best wishes for the Christmas & the New Year , -Raj 9 Dec 2011 by

  • This is sweet and they are saying that 2012 is the end! Beautiful poetry Gita.13 Dec 2011 by

Do you really want to delete?

The comment will be deleted for ever. Are you sure?