Treasure Island

Jacques Sprenkie Mateya

(September / Dennilton)

Death of death


Death died death
A tragic death of unusual death

Cemetery moaned, howled and wept alone
Its tears all over the ground
Death! Its sole hunter and soul provider
Graveyard's convulsion of shame

As if death was new
Death was old had to die too
Nothing last forever

There was nothing new
Clouds gathered but never rained
No rain wanted to clean the blood on death
The unusual act of death
Even birds of the feather fights each other
Death died, all were dazed for death of death

Submitted: Thursday, August 09, 2012
Edited: Friday, September 07, 2012

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  • Lance Gong (8/11/2012 9:18:00 PM)

    Its seems... Intresting, like a green flower, different from the rest.
    -Lancegong (Report) Reply

  • Kelly Seale (8/9/2012 12:13:00 PM)

    Death be not proud, be humble to man, as man be humbled to death. A very interesting take here Jacques. Good Write! 21433
    -Kelly. (Report) Reply

  • Mark Dillon (8/9/2012 7:16:00 AM)

    AS death is an everyday occurence, those who witness it that way grow somewhat immune to its passing there so its effect is dead to them. Yet each death is a new loss to the living.Well written. (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh Rai (8/9/2012 6:22:00 AM)

    frnd. you have created an amazing poem. title of the poem is also unique. an unique imagination. (Report) Reply

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