Treasure Island

Chess dela Cruz


A Bust


A bust, fastened on the wall, called his attention.
The cornua similar to buffalo’s on the lateral sides
of the bald head were in sharp protrusion.
A cobra was wrapped around top the head and lay there,
as the eyes of the snake gave a piercing diabolic stare.
A glance at that sculpture quickly fed his mind with
dreadful thoughts.
Sins, immoralities and the hell were the thoughts.
He removed his eyes at the bust with a gloomy face.
A boy got himself examining his soul.

Submitted: Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A Bust by Chess dela Cruz )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Let Her Know How You Feel About Her, Ronell Warren Alman
  2. Dreams, Onyekachukwu Vincent Onyeche
  3. Expression Eruption: An artillery call, Onyekachukwu Vincent Onyeche
  4. Biochemistry II, Onyekachukwu Vincent Onyeche
  5. farm this, Mandolyn ...
  6. A Chat By Brothers, Onyekachukwu Vincent Onyeche
  7. Smith of Words, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  8. Past IT' is, george albot
  9. WILD FLOWERS ARE PRETTY FLOWERS ANYTIME, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  10. WILD FLOWERS ARE PRETTY FLOWERS, MOHAMMAD SKATI

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

70

"Arcturus" is his other name—
I'd rather call him "Star."
It's very mean of Science
To go and interfere!

I slew a worm the other day—
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Kenneth Allott

 
[Hata Bildir]