Clove Beatty


Fire and I Poem by Clove Beatty


I love fire
The way it dances
The way it smells
The way it looks
I believe we have a lot in common
Fire and I

You see I think of fire as a misunderstood creature
Whatever it touches it hurts
it kills
Mass destruction
Whether it trys to or not

Its dancing flames look lonesome
longing for love
Love that it may never find

I believe we have a lot in common
Fire and I
Whatever,
Whoever we touch
we eventually hurt
Whether we want to or not

Submitted: Friday, April 19, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 02, 2013

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

Form:


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 (Fire and I by Clove Beatty )

Read all 1 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  9. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  10. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
[Hata Bildir]