Bianca Free


つ ぼ み Buds Poem by Bianca Free


I search in people of varying status
for a seed of humanity.

In some I suspect there to be a bud
and a sun be shining down upon it,
Water be poured out on it,
feeding and nourishing it to greater life.

Others I assume will have matured growth,
singing of the blisses spring has swept along,
reaching to others, spreading its song,
and strengthening those that have yet to bloom.

But then there are those
that I do not understand,
no matter how strong my wish is to know.
Their dirt holds a seed, but the dark overshadows it
and the rain is pent up in the sky
and everything that is buried is starved,
everything below the dirt is dry.

Submitted: Friday, August 05, 2011
Edited: Sunday, August 07, 2011

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 (つ ぼ み Buds by Bianca Free )

  • Rookie - 4 Points Martin O'Neill (3/7/2012 2:32:00 AM)

    A very interesting concept of looking inside people to find the kernel of them. I like this. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Stefanie Fontker (8/30/2011 4:30:00 PM)

    Very beautiful, this is a great poem. I like the way you've expressed your willingness to grow, and the refusal to grow of others. Beautiful. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 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. Pyari Behana! !, Harmeet Saluja
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. Caged Bird, Maya Angelou
  9. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  10. Dreams, Langston Hughes
[Hata Bildir]