GotPoetry.com > > Poems - Silence
GotPoetry.com

Help
Toggle Content .:: Home :: Poems :: Workshop Forums :: Register :: Features ::.
Toggle Content User Info
Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password
(Register)

Toggle Content Yesterday's Top
Rank   Name
 01: doNotcallmeJan
 02: wolfinwindow
 03: Essex68
 04: Kinode
 05: willams
 06: NahilaCsemaJ
 07: iSurrender
 08: TygerTyger
 09: MichaelFirew...
 10: sschubert
 11: sir-taint-e
 12: jadia4708au
 13: royst
 14: sweetcandyass
 15: paul

More ...

Toggle Content Donations
Donate with PayPal!
GotPoetry is a community supported site.
Due Date: Sep 30
September Goal: 230.00
Gross Amount: 140.00
PayPal Fees: 10.34
Net Balance: 129.66
Below Goal: 100.34
Site Currency: USD
56% 
September Donations
11th 
8th 
5th  silent_lot...
3rd  zbird
2nd  NahilaCsem...
1st  Mayo

Poems - Silence

Poems

Here Web

[ Main | Add Poem | New | Rate | Rankings | Page Slam ]

Silence

by VillyTrebuchet

Softly sleeping, smiling still
The you I know is holding tight
to the single grain of sand that didn't slip through.
I can see you, but
That same glass is
the same enemy, blocking up the world now too
sliding out of thoughts and dreams,
it's now infecting reality,
trapping you in a loop.

Circles and zeros are the same,
and so are you. I would not stand to see you fall,
so tell my legs I don't know where to stand.
If you cry, do your tears crack the glass?
Is it normal?
The only certain thing is sleep. After all, it's
been a long day, and who am I?

If the fruit is still bitter to the taste, it's my own fault,
for which I aimed the light in your face, with judge and jury.
For your faith, you took my poisoned dream to be true.
Where do apples come from? Zeros, circles.
You sleep to keep my peace, and it doesn't work
because your truth is made from my delusion.
There's everything and nothing that I can do, but know
I won't break upon the shore if you stand there.
I'll be waiting until you stand there...

To pass the time, I'll make the world beautiful -
Come out of my broken mirror, so I can show you.





ratingrating
<< prev | Classic and General Poetry | next >>
Tags:

"Silence" | Login/Create an Account | 1
Threshold
The comments are owned by the poster. We aren't responsible for their content.

Re: Silence (Score: 1 )
by PTROCK4950 on Saturday, February 18, 2012 (19:00:13)
Nice, I can sense despair and hope that will not give up.

| Parent


[ VillyTrebuchet's profile | Commenting Members (1) | | ]

  Added on: 15-Mar-2010 | Hits: 240 | Full author copyright - Exclusive Right held by author.



GotPoetry - News for poets. Place to write.

GotPoetry is the most popular network of performance poets and poetry readings on the internet today.

Editors: John, Mamta and a cast of tens of others.
Publisher: John Powers

Content © 1998-2008
GotPoetry LLC. All rights reserved

Engine released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy, Legal Notices

Search:
 
GotPoetry.com Web

Forums Search
Gallery Search
Advanced Search


Link to Full Archives
Link to all News Topics


Link for all submission options for this site.

Subscribe - Use an RSS reader to stay up to date with the latest news and posts from GotPoetry.

GotPoetry News RSS Feed

Subscribe with Yahoo!
Subscribe with Google

Other GotPoetry RSS Syndication -  You can syndicate other parts of our site using the following files:

Yesterday's Top News
Yesterday's Top Poems
Forums
New Photos
Blogs
Downloads
Featured Articles