AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Lloyd Lofthouse, iAlan Greenhalgh, iGeorge Wallach, iShirley Houston, iS Zachary, iRalph Cates, iAlbert Russo, i

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

Felix LeRoy Perry

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· 1,797 Titles
· 30,643 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Sep, 2004

Felix LeRoy Perry, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Book 2: The Nublis Chronicles: The Wages of Sin
by Kate Saundby

Who shall sit in judgment of the judges, should they become corrupt? Unholy alliance and weapon without defense, who shall free the worlds from the conscienceless? Who sh..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Soldier's Gap
by David Schwinghammer

When high school principal Jerry Egge is brutally murdered, Deputy sheriff Dave Jenkins begins an eerie investigation. Just about everyone in Soldier, Minnesota, is a sus..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  courage
  2.  Life and a Love
  3.  I'm So Happy
  4.  Water Baby
  5.  The Usual Infirmities
  6.  Beach Bum
  7.  in honor of
  8.  It Came Out From The Fog
  9.  Poetry Causes Insightfulness
  10.  Unreachable Expectations
  11.  Contemplation
  12.  We Were One
  13.  I Wish I Could Tell You...
  14.  Poem: You Made Me Rot
  15.  Our Choices
  16.  Begin Again
  17.  Recovery
  18.  Fancy Tree
  19.  Blue Morpho
  20.  New Life





Arctic Voyage of CCGS Labrador
by Felix LeRoy Perry
Thursday, January 06, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Felix LeRoy Perry
•  Portrait of a Fool
•  The Manse
•  Wishful
•  Maritime Poet's Song
•  Warmth
           >> View all 1,736

I will never forget the beauty of the Canadian Arctic...

the edge of earth


frozen lands


hungry soul


where time stands


 


sounds of silence


arctic light


crow’s nest vigil


through the night


 


grinding steel hulls


polar beer’s growl


silver fox


hunter’s prowl


 


engines roar


turbines whine


ice gives way


passage time


 


where Franklin roamed


on Beechy Isle


lingered there


lonely mile


 


fresh food gone


books are rare


tempers short


no TV here


 


five long months


craving home


on our way


no more to roam


 


 


 


 


 

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


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


Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers 1/7/2005
Felix, I could feel the artic chill as I read this. I kept expecting to have to move the snow to see the next word.
Awesome imagery Felix!

(((hugs)))

Lisa
Reviewed by Kate Burnside 1/7/2005
The will of the human spirit to endure and explore never ceases to surprise and excite me, Felix. Even apart from the chill - I am such a heat-seeking missile! - I am drawn into the stark images you paint in this "white-out" and can almost hear the creaking and grinding of ice and metal, and smell and taste the fuel of the turbines in that thin, razor-sharp air. TY for this fresh sight and sound. Kate xx
Reviewed by jude forese 1/6/2005
excellent imagery ...
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 1/6/2005
This is really nice, Felix. Your wonderful images, make me want to go to the there.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Lori Moore 1/6/2005
I've always thought the Arctic must be an amazing place. Your work brings it to life.
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 1/6/2005
Sometimes I like to read something different in poems just to refresh me and I am glad that I read this one.



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.