Poets | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
August 24th, 2016 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 316,734 comments.
Deborah Ager - Summer Nights

		Lamoni, Iowa

The factory siren tells workers time to go home
tells them the evening has begun.
When living with the tall man 

whom I didn't love, I would wander 
the streets, dreaming of Italy. 
Trekking the handful of avenues 

with him, he would say look there
between pink cobblestones,
there's manure like mortar. 

The sweet smell of it Wednesday nights,
the night before auction,
when the misery of cows greets me

heading home through town.
Lake quiets, tired of my lies. 
When will I tell truths again?

The siren. My love is home.
Nights, we stay in and X the days.

Share |

Added: May 29 2004 | Viewed: 2054 times | Comments and analysis of Summer Nights by Deborah Ager Comments (45)

Summer Nights - Comments and Information

Poet: Deborah Ager
Poem: Summer Nights

Comment 45 of 45, added on August 3rd, 2016 at 6:08 PM.
HsEHdLPCMvDI

lDwyfY Your style is unique compared to other folks I have read stuff from. Thank you for posting when you ave got the opportunity, Guess I all just book mark this blog.

suba buba from Costa Rica
Comment 44 of 45, added on April 5th, 2016 at 11:57 AM.
jMPGXgEbrSIIeZVG

lg60gG Normally I don at learn article on blogs, however I wish to say that this write-up very compelled me to check out and do it! Your writing taste has been amazed me. Thank you, quite nice article.

fiverr editor from Iraq
Comment 43 of 45, added on January 1st, 2016 at 8:11 AM.
PfuaTzcRXNe

vuWcY3

ELXGSDiWZJyqfermHV from Micronesia

Are you looking for more information on this poem? Perhaps you are trying to analyze it? The poem, Summer Nights, has received 45 comments. Click here to read them, and perhaps post a comment of your own.

Poem Info

Ager Info
Copyright © 2000-2015 Gunnar Bengtsson. All Rights Reserved. Links