Poets | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
May 30th, 2015 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 288,562 comments.
Stephen Crane - A man saw a ball of gold in the sky

A man saw a ball of gold in the sky;
He climbed for it,
And eventually he achieved it --
It was clay.

Now this is the strange part:
When the man went to the earth
And looked again,
Lo, there was the ball of gold.
Now this is the strange part:
It was a ball of gold.
Aye, by the heavens, it was a ball of gold.

Share |

Added: Jan 31 2004 | Viewed: 1934 times | Comments and analysis of A man saw a ball of gold in the sky by Stephen Crane Comments (126)

A man saw a ball of gold in the sky - Comments and Information

Poet: Stephen Crane
Poem: 35. A man saw a ball of gold in the sky
Volume: The Black Riders & Other Lines
Year: Published/Written in 1905
Poem of the Day: Feb 4 2002

Comment 126 of 126, added on May 5th, 2015 at 4:18 AM.
oqfIlVVVOaqUMpSNhCy

GdrkZa You can certainly see your enthusiasm in the work you write. The arena hopes for more passionate writers like you who are not afraid to mention how they believe. All the time go after your heart.

crorkservice from New Zealand
Comment 125 of 126, added on April 7th, 2015 at 11:41 AM.
QzxevgojDDWGaaUBV

wVvwIK We stumbled over here coming from a different page and thought I might check things out. I like what I see so i am just following you. Look forward to looking at your web page for a second time.

nick crorkz from United Kingdom
Comment 124 of 126, added on April 7th, 2015 at 11:00 AM.
ebxdRFtmAAqr

n6g2Xj I have recently started a website, the information you offer on this site has helped me greatly. Thank you for all of your time & work.

crorkz mattz from Guatemala

Are you looking for more information on this poem? Perhaps you are trying to analyze it? The poem, A man saw a ball of gold in the sky, has received 126 comments. Click here to read them, and perhaps post a comment of your own.

Poem Info

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