Poet & Writing Community Poet Community
About Publish FAQ's Bookstore Free Poetry Contest
MoonTownCafe Home for Poets


  Search

Advanced Search
MoonTownCafe Home My Cafe Write Poems, Stories, and more Publish your Poems, Stories and Book My Friends on this Site Log-in
  Poetry & Writing ForumsFree Poetry ContestJournal

Free Love Poems \

Playground.



Playground.
By missrizz on 03/30/2006
Viewed: 364
Reviews: 1
Rating:


He hears 'em
he hears 'em
from his back bedroom
his pit of gloom, that

even the open window
the white eye of the sky
the calling thats falling

from rooftop, from tree
cannot bleach bath
into light, into light.

Can hear 'em
can hear 'em
their happy clappy chorus
and pat-a-cake pitches

their very merry melody
of screaming
must rise like a mist.

It rolls, it rolls
it rolls over rock
like a wave, doesn't break -

over hill, over brick,
it beats like
a stick at his ear.

He catches it
he catches it
hold it upon cotton shirt

pipe smoke
antiseptic air
catches it as a choke

in his throat,
his last breath
is that of children.




© By missrizz On 3/30/2006 6:28:12 AM
Read User Reviews
Write Review
Report Poem

Add To Friend

Send To Friend

The Best Online Poem and Writing Community for all
 Members
   Username
Forgot Username?

Password
Forgot Password?
Not a member?
Sign up for free!

Premium Membership

  Newsletter

  Enter your email:
  Site Stats     Online members:0      Online guests:47      Total Users:23896      Total Poems:62986
© 2000-2016 MoonTownCafe.com. All rights reserved. LinksLink to UsPoet LinksContactPrivacy