Treasure Island

Buxton Shippy

(7-27-55 / Montego Bay, Jamaica)

Death Is Better Than


Death is better than not having the moon,
Not having the sun and stars;
Better than preying on a child or the elderly.
........................
........................
read full text »

Listen to this poem:

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

Comments about this poem (Death Is Better Than by Buxton Shippy )

Enter the verification code :

  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (3/25/2013 12:56:00 PM)

    wow what does it mean Buxton ' a klu klux klan' a good poem for society and on humanity, and an attachment onto the nature.........I pay u 8 doller for this I finally voted (Report) Reply

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. I Wake Up, Katy Rotundo
  2. Kira I Care, Michael McParland
  3. Random, Kasey Jessie
  4. The poet Is Tired, Tony Adah
  5. Making Up!, Denis Martindale
  6. I Will Never Be You, Katy Rotundo
  7. True Love, Michael McParland
  8. The Thief, Tony Adah
  9. She Tore The Page With The Rose On It, mary douglas
  10. Lost Saints Wandered Through Forests Of .., mary douglas

Poem of the Day

poet Helen Hunt Jackson

The month of carnival of all the year,
When Nature lets the wild earth go its way,
And spend whole seasons on a single day.
The spring-time holds her white and purple dear;
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]