Mark Heathcote

Veteran Poet - 2,908 Points (22/03/66 / Manchester)

Who do you love?


Who do you love?
I love the god fearing light
I love the god fearing night
He makes everything I fear right.

Who do you love?
Smash the mirror
This reflection isn't me.

Smash the mirror
This isn't right
I've got more fight.

This reflection
It's so shallow.

There isn't a single ripple
I'm not this still
I'm not this dead
I'm not this hurt
Hurt enough to hate.

Take my pulse
This isn't revulsion or fake
I'm just trying to be honest with you.
Who do you love?
Because I do I dearly do love you.

Submitted: Sunday, August 17, 2014

Topic of this poem: song

Form:


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

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 (Who do you love? by Mark Heathcote )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. Woman Work, Maya Angelou
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost

Poem of the Day

poet William Wordsworth

Oft I had heard of Lucy Gray:
And, when I crossed the wild,
I chanced to see at break of day
The solitary child.

No mate, no comrade Lucy knew;
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. The Road That I Follow, Spiritwind Wood
  2. The Stalin Epigram, Osip Emilevich Mandelstam
  3. My Soul, Spiritwind Wood
  4. Hold On, Spiritwind Wood
  5. Underwoods: Epigram, Robert Louis Stevenson
  6. Passions of Love, Cathy Hodgson
  7. What Is an Epigram?, Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  8. Before and Every After, Marianne Boruch
  9. Patron, Archan Mehta
  10. I Never Compose A Poem, Asit Kumar Sanyal
[Hata Bildir]