Abdul Wahab


A factotum editor


A factotum editor

An editor
All in one
Factotum
Requested for a poem
I sit down
With a pad
Holding the pen tight
I look up
Marvelled with the architect
Crystal clear
Of the blue sky

With a blasting frustration
Bursting disgust
I leave my cushion
At the far distances
No trace of any cloud
Or rain
I am blocked

In the way
Of my rushing out
i see a face
totally worn out
out of grace

it is of humanity
tortured by injustice
deceit and hypocrisy

the cloud bursts
the dyke breaks
I am drowned
In emotions and tears
can not compose
even a verse
I am totally confused and lost
among the words

again I am blocked

Submitted: Friday, November 09, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, May 21, 2013

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 (A factotum editor by Abdul Wahab )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love .., Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  7. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Sarah Flower Adams

O Love! thou makest all things even
In earth or heaven;
Finding thy way through prison-bars
Up to the stars;
Or, true to the Almighty plan,
That out of dust created man,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Quotation # 5, saint cynosure ( Ken Bennigh ..
  2. Control, Robert Plese
  3. Time is your worst enemy, Leong Ming Loong
  4. Price, Nassy Fesharaki
  5. Fuck You, Michael Webb
  6. The marvelous designer., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  7. Stories We Tell Ourselves, Michael Mira
  8. The catastrophe., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  9. Peace One Day, Lyn Paul
  10. 'THE INFANT'S WAIL', Princewill Umunnakwe
[Hata Bildir]