[Skip Navigation]

Plagiarist Poetry Sites: Plagiarist.com | Poetry X | Poetry Discussion Forums | Open Poetry Project | Joycean.org
Enter our Poetry Contest
Win Cash and Publication!

Plagiarist.com Archive

More poems by Stevie SmithStevie Smith | Print this page.Print | View and Write CommentsComments | Books by Stevie SmithBooks by Stevie Smith

Conviction (iii)

Stevie Smith

The shadow was so black,
I thought it was a cat,
But once in to it
I knew it
No more black
Than a shadow's back.

Illusion is a freak
Of mind;
The cat's to seek.

Added: 5 Sep 2001 | Last Read: 19 Jul 2018 11:31 AM | Viewed: 4918 times

A PoetryNotes™ Analysis of Conviction (iii) by Stevie Smith, is Available!

A PoetryNotes™ eBook is available for this poem for delivery within 24 hours, and usually available within minutes during normal business hours.

ON SALE - only $29.95 19.95!

For more information...


URL: http://plagiarist.com/poetry/1275/ | Viewed on 19 July 2018.
Copyright ©2018 Plagiarist - All rights reserved.