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


Featured Authors:  Janet Caldwell, iJames Skivington, iJoe Bueno, iJames Steffes, iBurton Pines, iPaul Ulasien, iPhyllis Jean Green, i

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

Samuel E Stone

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· 361 Titles
· 1,008 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Before 2003

Samuel E Stone, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Believe I Can By Susie Gallucci, Illustrated by Amy Sellers
by Amy Sellers

First Reader - Interactive Board Book for Kids... FUN way to teach kids to read. Follow along with Freddy Frog and watch his silly moves!..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Books by Samuel E Stone
Nature's Extreme Sun
by Samuel E Stone
Friday, January 12, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Samuel E Stone
•  Constantly Moving
•  God's Easter Gift
•  All You Need to Know
•  No Hiding
•  New Year's Eve Once Again
           >> View all 346

Nature’s Extreme Sun

The sun cast upon the amber sky,
a summer day in the raging heat,
temperatures rise and people sigh,
heart rate increase with a steady beat.

Healthy plants withering upon the vine,
unable to seek shelter, no place to hide,
mercury rising, with passage of time,
a fawn lays down, curled up on it’s side.

Old man in the field stumbles and falls,
head spinning, lost in a heat stricken daze,
restless horses begin stirring in their stalls,
simple life has now become a deathly maze.

Nature’s power and might can be so bold,
her extremes, known to take her mortal toll,
from the stifling heat or the freezing cold,
many end up dead, buried in a dark hole.

Yet, beneath the sun we play each day,
enjoying the warmth the sun may bring,
without thoughts it could come our way,
but nature like life isn’t always Spring.

Samuel E. Stone, Copyright© 2006, All Audiences

Samuel E. Stone, Best Selling Mystery Author
Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

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

Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 1/13/2007
Sounds like Texas summers, Samuel; you capture the brutality of incessant heat vividly in provocative verse; well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 1/12/2007
Sobering thoughts indeed, Sam. Hopefully, they are not prophetic but judging from the climate change, who knows? Thank you. Love and peace to you,

Popular Poetry (Nature)
  1.  My Pear Trees
  2.  Seeking Compassion
  3.  Moonlight Halku
  4.  Heat
  5.  Full Moon In Taurus 11/06/14
  6.  Cherished Nanna's 94th Birthday
  7.  Mother Earth, Our Rock of Hope
  8.  On High
  9.  The Charm of Early Autumn
  10.  Happy First Day of Spring!

Polar Bears by Anthony Dalton

Tales of polar bears, in the wild and in zoos and circuses...  
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.