trina johnson

(10-11-93 / danville kentucky)

Nature Will Reclaim


Silent rain gently falls
Just as the moonlight quietly calls
Calls to the withering nature around
Concrete replaces soft tender ground
Cities take over, buildings rise
Nature escapes us, hiding from man
Resorts cover cliffs, shadowing the sand
The world warms, ice capes melt
Mankind is slowly killing itself
One day nature will revolt
Flowers will bloom, feathers molt
Birds will cry out, soaring the sky
Shrubs will grow, weeds shoot high
Nature will return, crushing our hopes to dust
Reclaiming the streets, smothering us
Creeep and crawl to take our towns
Regrow on asphalt, wind around
Cover windows, turn concrete to gloom
Nature will spell out mankinds doom

Submitted: Thursday, May 20, 2010

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 (Nature Will Reclaim by trina johnson )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. FREE FALL, Bironga Chadwick
  2. Imbalance, Hans Raj Sharma
  3. Festival Of Light, Amitava Sur
  4. YouTube and Phalloplasty, Jeff Gangwer
  5. Journey, Dave Cadaqu
  6. Brad Pitt / Brad Dourif, Jeff Gangwer
  7. History / Your Dust, Jeff Gangwer
  8. "...through your rape whistle", Jeff Gangwer
  9. "Angels are...", Jeff Gangwer
  10. Your Ghost Doesn't Haunt This Room, Jeff Gangwer

Poem of the Day

poet Robert William Service

Just Home and Love! the words are small
Four little letters unto each;
And yet you will not find in all
The wide and gracious range of speech
Two more so tenderly complete:
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Paul Muldoon

 

Trending Poems

  1. Home And Love, Robert William Service
  2. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  6. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  7. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  8. Primitive, Sharon Olds
  9. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]