joey cooksey

Rookie (1989 / mod-calf)

BLOOD ON MY HANDS


BLOOD ON MY HANDS CANT WASH IT OFF TRY AS I MAY TRY AS I MIGHT NEVER WILL THE BLOOD COME OFF STAYED TO MY HANDS LIKE PAINT TO A WALL STUCK THERE FOR ME TO SEE TO HOUNT MY VERY DREAMS NO WERE TO RUN NO WERE TO HIDE CANT LOOK AWAY FROM MY BLOOD STAYED HANDS AS THE CLOCKS HANDS TICK TOCK AWAY MINIT BY MINIT HOUR BY HOUR I SIT AND STARE AT THE BLOOD ON MY HANDS I TRY AND TRY TO WASH IT OFF SCRUBING AND SCRUBING UNTILL MORE BLOOD JOINS THE PARTY TRAPED IN A NEVER ENDING STORY CUSED AM I FOR ALL OF TIME TO TAKE THAT WHICE DOS NOT BELONG TO ME FOR ALL OF TIME SHALL I STARE AT MY BLOOD STAYED HANDS

Submitted: Friday, December 19, 2008
Edited: Friday, October 30, 2009

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 (BLOOD ON MY HANDS by joey cooksey )

  • Rookie - 125 Points Romeo Della Valle (4/8/2012 4:09:00 PM)

    A very bloody write that clearly shows strong feeling and desire to be heard through writing! Bravo! My hands are not bloody but my heart is! Read my poems and you would see! Powerful write! 10+++ Thank you for sharing and keep it up! God Bless You! Happy Easter! Love and Peace for always! Romeo from New York City! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie dark skies covering me in darkness (12/18/2009 12:16:00 PM)

    Dude i realy love this poem if this is the kind of poems u like you should read my poem named the revenging reaper its realy good I think (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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    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. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Jewls, Sara Teasdale
[Hata Bildir]