Valerie Dohren

(13 January 1947 / Southport)

Aquarius


The Fish are dying
Polluted our crystal clear waters
Our once green valleys, choked and grey
With the debris of living
Lost is all Virginity
And the orbs clamber through space, gasping for breath

The trees are lifeless
Wilted the flowers
Only their deathly form remains
Impinged upon my soul - I grieve
For nature`s stolen life

Yet now a new Age dawns amidst the turmoil
Promise of a Golden Age for man
(Insensitive automaton)
And everywhere the cry:
'Big Brother is watching you'
'BIG-BRO-THER-IS-WATCH-ING-YOU'

Submitted: Saturday, February 11, 2012

Do you like this poem?
1 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 (Aquarius by Valerie Dohren )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 10 comments »

New Poems

  1. Hoping For The Best, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. 'what color is it? ' they thought, after.., Mandolyn ...
  3. mary the narcoleptic shepherd, joni frog
  4. First Encounter - khairy Jamaluddin, john tiong chunghoo
  5. Laugh And Chuckle, Harold R Hunt Sr
  6. In success, hasmukh amathalal
  7. You are not allowed, gajanan mishra
  8. Liaison, hasmukh amathalal
  9. Coming To Light, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  10. Sally With Arachnophobia ..... [SPIDERS.., Bri Edwards

Poem of the Day

poet Sir John Suckling

Dost see how unregarded now
That piece of beauty passes?
There was a time when I did vow
To that alone;
But mark the fate of faces;
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Elizabeth Bishop

 

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]