Treasure Island

Dave Alan Walker

(Pudsey, Leeds)

Predator


A man with a borrowed soul
hiding the devil behind his eyes
he sits waiting with a fake smile

He coverts what he knows
he's a creature of habit
don't be fooled by his eyes
and fake smiles

Submitted: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 23, 2013

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 (Predator by Dave Alan Walker )

Enter the verification code :

  • Lyn Paul (8/14/2013 7:34:00 PM)

    Words that are a little haunting. We know these predators are out there but do forget. Thank you for reminding us in a very clever way. (Report) Reply

  • Geetha Jayakumar (8/14/2013 5:50:00 AM)

    Wow..wonderful write.. Well said....We cannot change anyone but we ourselves can change....Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

Read all 4 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

70

"Arcturus" is his other name—
I'd rather call him "Star."
It's very mean of Science
To go and interfere!

I slew a worm the other day—
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Kenneth Allott

 
[Hata Bildir]