AuthorsDen.com   Join | 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:  William Wright, iTobias Roote, iShirley Woods, iTom Kitt, iMr. Ed, iFrank Stephenson, iKaren Epp, i

  Home > Nature > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     
Steve Joos

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Sponsor Me!
· Success story
· Books
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· Messages
· 105 Titles
· 432 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Before 2003

Steve Joos, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
The Pastor's Inferno
by Joseph Langen

A Catholic priest seeks redemption after sexually abusing a teen...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
The Handyman's Guide To Profit
by Bill Benitez

With unemployment and foreclosures still at record levels, operating a one-person handyman business is an attractive opportunity. The Handymanís Guide To Profit contains ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Nature)
  1.  Butterfly
  2.  Brilliant Sparkles
  3.  Spring in the Country
  4.  Happy First Day of Spring!
  5.  A Walk With Dogs
  6.  Death Of A Majestic Hawk
  7.  The Crossing
  8.  gentle surprise
  9.  Whats Happening To Me?
  10.  Trees
  11.  Plastic World
  12.  It Must Have Been Night
  13.  One with Nature
  14.  Jell-o Peach Cloud Supreme
  15.  Lilacs, Lavender & Lace
  16.  Winter Wonderland
  17.  Into the Cold
  18.  A Woodland Chat
  19.  Feeding My Feathered Friends
  20.  Ode To A Red Fox





The sun and moon's work day
by Steve Joos
Thursday, February 24, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Steve Joos
•  What the World needs now?
•  The day the Front Page wept
•  The foes
•  A hot day's walk
•  There is a Memory Lane
           >> View all 94

I was taking a morning walk one day just as the sun was coming up and the moon was going down. I got to thinking about the way the two firmaments operated and really how they did their jobs.Those work habits are often different.

The sun has a schedule,

The moon works in shifts.


The sun comes up early in the morning,

The moon clocks in whenever it has to,

sometimes in the morning,

sometimes in the evening.


When it's hot,

the sun goes high in the air

and works a long, hard day.


In the winter, it goes to work

for half a day,

then gets busier bit by bit.


A bit of the moon sticks its

face out, a little at a time

and when it's full, it lights up

everything like a giant street light.


Then it goes down in a huge orange ball

while the sun comes up.

††

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


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


Reviewed by Tracey L. O' Very (Reader) 4/17/2005
A very interesting and poem of thought and observance.
This is wonderful.
The moon clocks in whenever it has to.
I've never thought about that before! So True!
Thanks so very much.(c:)
I truly love it!
Tracey
I like those times when the sun and moon are present like that.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/4/2005
A beautiful observation shared well through your verses, Steve. Thank you. Love and peace. Regis
Reviewed by jude forese 2/26/2005
visually stimulating account of the music of our two spheres ...
Reviewed by Aberjhani 2/25/2005
A great portrait of celestial work ethics! Enjoyed it very much.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 2/25/2005
You did this so well!!

Thanks for sharing your brilliant work!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 2/24/2005
A very detailing and graphic images here of the moon.



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.