Learn More

Vincent Kuo

Rookie (04 April 1989)

Insomnia


Sleepless nights of sleepless clocks
with sleepless thoughts and mental blocks
Peace eludes me with each needle tick

Sleepless walks in nightmare schemes
of my sleepless mind in sleepless dreams
Rest escapes me on a pogo stick

With sleepless dread of sleepless fears
in sleepless floods of my sleepless tears
Depression plunges me in a greasy slick

Fidgety nights of twitchy stocks
Perhaps some whiskey upon the rocks
Will work its magic and do the trick

Submitted: Tuesday, July 03, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, July 04, 2012

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 (Insomnia by Vincent Kuo )

Enter the verification code :

  • Freshman - 1,402 Points Dinesh Nair (7/6/2013 10:21:00 AM)

    Insomnia is still better than somnambulism.... I get bad sleep these days and your poem makes me ponder over whether I too am suffering from insomnia. Vincent Kuo, a good poem indeed.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 24 Points Godfrey Morris (7/7/2012 7:56:00 AM)

    I have been there before, unable to sleep for about a week. Thanks for another lovely write. (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

Poem of the Day

poet Katharine Lee Bates

O beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountain majesties
Above the fruited plain!
America! America!
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. America the Beautiful, Katharine Lee Bates
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]