Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Kellee Stone, iKH LeMoyne, iIan Thorpe, iJames Skivington, iMaryanne Raphael, iMary Adair, iJoe Bueno, i

  Home > Fantasy > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Sally Odgers

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Messages
· 133 Titles
· 382 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Before 2003


Subscribe to the Sally Odgers Newsletter. Enter your name and email below and click "sign me up!"
Sally Odgers, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
No One Goes There Now
by William Walling

Imperial interstellar explorers discover the remote, idyllic planet Dan, but the enigmatic indigenes are unhappy over Code Duello, a facet of Convention males of Imperium..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Books by Sally Odgers
Edge of Forever
by Sally Odgers
Not rated by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Sally Odgers
•  The Stable, the Star and the Cross
•  The Hairy Fairy
•  Dogtime
•  Patricia's Hand
•  Weeping Avalon
           >> View all 116

Shall we meet at the edge of forever
when the time machine descends
so lightly in the ancient dust…

My dear, it all depends.

May we walk on the hem of the ocean
where forgotten relics fade
in sand and salt dissolving…?

Such notions must be weighed.

Will you touch my hand in tomorrow
and remind me how to smile
in the endless dance of maybe…?

Let's think on that a while.

Should I wait for you in the gloaming,
as the skies are dimmed and torn,
and meet you in forever…?

Decide when you are born. You are, as yet, unborn.

I know I might be nothing,
but Time's anomaly;
if we meet again in your time machine…

Perhaps you'll know it's me.

And should I prove to be dreaming
by temporal mischance,
may I come to you when you're dreaming too…?

Of course. And we shall dance.

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!

Reviewed by SARA QUEST
Chills ran down me throughout this one, Sal. The measured meter and ephemeral glimpses, that is so often you, always do it for me. And of course your last lines, as always, are wonderful:

"And should I prove to be dreaming
by temporal mischance,
may I come to you when you're dreaming too…?

Of course. And we shall dance."

Thanks for sharing,
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
A most beautiful write, so passionate! Dance a wonderful dance from dream to dream to dream.....

Be safe,
Reviewed by Handsum Hart
Very poetic and beautiful.

Blue skies and sunshine
Reviewed by H Cruz
I like this, thanx 4 the verbs mate!
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
Nice Waltzing Matilda, catchyer for the last dance...
Reviewed by K. Mulroney
Wonderful write!! A future and now meet, or do they? Oh, the possibilties!
Reviewed by Larry Lounsbury
I loved your use of the word "gloaming". It reminded me of the Glasgow Scotland song. Very beautiful
Reviewed by Gloria Gay
Beautiful metaphors make this poem drift like a dream. Thank you for a few enjoyable moments while I read your poem.
Reviewed by jude forese
enjoyed the imagery, ambiance and concept ...
Popular Poetry (Fantasy)
  1.  The Pianist
  2.  As Pretty As A Picture
  3.  Merely a Dream.
  4.  ...abomination...?
  5.  Twist in Time
  6.  Divergent
  7.  Crazy...
  8.  Serendipity
  9.  A Summons
  10.  Life below...

The Sword of Feimhin by Frank Ryan

Third in The Three Powers bestselling epic fantasy series, which began with The Snowmelt River and The Tower of Bones..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.