AuthorsDen.com  Join (free) | Login 

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | eBooks | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors: Reverend Dr. Linda De Coff, iCindy Ziperman, iCheri Dohnal, iconrad larson, ijd young, iG M (Jerry) Roberts, icarlton davis, i
  Home > Mainstream > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

J. Allen Wilson

· Become a Fan
  Notify me of new titles
  added by this author.

· 1,602 titles
· 11,741 Reviews
· Share with Friends!
· Save to My Library
·
Member Since: May, 2003

   Sitemap
   My Blog
   Contact Author
   Read Reviews

Books
· Glimpse OF An Angel

· Whispers Of The Heart

· Before Darkness Falls


Short Stories
· The Thanksgiving That Was and The Silver Star

· “Ceremony of the Gift”

· Twice Loved and Twice Left

· A Boy and His Journey

· The Death Of Josiah Johnson/ 2nd installment

· The Death Of Josiah Johnson

· The Daddy Long-Back Letters Continued

· The Daddy Long-Back Letters

· Train A Child In The Way He Should Go…PT. 2

· Train A Child In The Way He Should Go…


Articles
· Gifts and the Parable of the Talents

· South Carolina’s Medicaid Travesty

· Love and Second Chances; God’s Gift

· How Do We Un-Love

· Absolute Love

· Hope Revealed

· Its Only 50 Cents

· It Breaks My Heart…

· The Death Of Tybee Island;

· After The Attack On America


Poetry
· JD’s Rose - Nicole

· Thank You Baby For Loving Me

· A Birthday Prayer

· Get Thee Behind Me Satan

· The End Of Times

· Love This Side Of Heaven

· Field Of Dreams, Tomorrow’s Not There

· Love Is…

· A Reflection of Life Built Upon Strife

· Sadness Upon The World

         More poetry...

J. Allen Wilson, click here to update your web pages on AuthorsDen.

  Time Marched
by J. Allen Wilson
Monday, October 20, 2003


Share   Print   Save Become a Fan


Recent poems by J. Allen Wilson
•  JD’s Rose - Nicole
•  Thank You Baby For Loving Me
•  A Birthday Prayer
•  Get Thee Behind Me Satan
•  The End Of Times
           >> View all 1,551




To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven; A time to be born, and a time to die...
Ecc. 3:1,2


 

 


 Time marched like clouds across an angry sky,


 While the golden children of the light paraded by,


Two by three they strayed into the night.


As thunder echoed in a resounding voice,


Bestowing omens of knowledge unto the mortals below.


 Reason without understanding was now taking hold,


 Giving way to a truth that all come to know,


 That in life no man is able to retain his soul.


Therefore, a dark sadness grips the heart


 as we watch the clouds of time race and part.


 What once was in the bliss of youth a warm spring day,


 Has in old age turned its face to a cold winters gray.


 Times persistent ticking continues, as man ponders


 his closing day.......


 Tick..Tick..Tick...hush now,


Little children, don’t you cry.


 J. Allen Wilson © 2003




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


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




Reviewed by Rebekah Rosie Lang 10/21/2003
Moved me to *tears*. Very provoking.
Sad.
Reviewed by Taylor Trenton (Reader) 10/20/2003
A very moving piece the ending really make sit packed with power.
Tay
Reviewed by E T Waldron 10/20/2003
Very deeply moving poem Allen, an excellent read!One day soon there will be only timelessness;-)
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 10/20/2003
This again is profound and beautiful
"Giving way to a truth that all come to know,



That in life no man is able to retain his soul.



Therefore, a dark sadness grips the heart



as we watch the clouds of time race and part."
Peg



Books by
J. Allen Wilson



Glimpse OF An Angel

Buy Options
Signed copy!
Amazon, Barnes & Noble, more..




Whispers Of The Heart

Buy Options
Signed copy!
Amazon, Barnes & Noble, more..




Before Darkness Falls

Buy Options
Signed copy!
Amazon, Barnes & Noble, more..



Popular
Poetry
(Mainstream)
  1. Talking to an Ancient Moonah Tree.
  2. Un cer tain ty
  3. WE ARE
  4. Pi Day
  5. Disposable Love
  6. Here we go again, maybe...
  7. R E D
  8. Skeletons in a closet.

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.