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

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 (A factotum editor by Abdul Wahab )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  2. As I Grew Older, Langston Hughes
  3. I Dream A World, Langston Hughes
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. Mother to Son, Langston Hughes
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. April Rain Song, Langston Hughes
  9. I, Too, Langston Hughes
  10. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou

Poem of the Day

THE CHANCELLOR mused as he nibbled his pen
(Sure no Minister ever looked wiser),
And said, “I can summon a million of men
To fight for their country and Kaiser;

...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. The Mirth of William, James Merchant
  2. -Untitled- (2), Morgan Siegel
  3. The Short Ballad of Egg Boy, James Merchant
  4. Logic in Life, Jayatissa Liyanage
  5. - Lady Andrea on the meadowland, Giorgio A. V.
  6. Lady Andrea on the meadowland, Giorgio A. V.
  7. Let Us Go for a Walk, Valsa George
  8. Legacy (2015), MILTON STYNER
  9. Glittering Textures, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  10. Symbol Forests, Ananta Madhavan
[Hata Bildir]