Kevin Wang

(1994 / Lakewood)

'Elf'


the 1st thought of Christmas
with Santa's little helpers
busy making toys
toys to give away

on the other side
the era of the Middle Ages
with hobbits and burrows to see
but hidden away
is the life of the elves

each one with a beauty of a pure swan
the grace of a feather
snow white skin of youth like these cute Asians
but wise from many layers of history

how they died out
well not totally but don't know why
but always thought they evolved into Asians like today
seems like they don't age a day
but only from within

cousins of angels
descendants of elves long ago
with grace and beauty
with wisdom and youth
these are the elves today
the Asians walking by the way
but don't know what happened with the boys nowadays (*i guess that means me too () ^w^())
but girls are like elves anyways

Submitted: Wednesday, February 03, 2010

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 ('Elf' by Kevin Wang )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. only Dfence against the rythym - Boi, sEaN nOrTh
  2. गोरबो इसिँनिफ्राइ -42, Ronjoy Brahma
  3. Clubfoot, Rachel Todd Wetzsteon
  4. Cabaret Ludwig, Rachel Todd Wetzsteon
  5. love is, Gicaniro Will
  6. गोरबो इसिँनिफ्राइ -41, Ronjoy Brahma
  7. Prayer and love, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  8. Not to be in surplus, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  9. Volunteers, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  10. गोरबो इसिँनिफ्राइ -39, Ronjoy Brahma

Poem of the Day

poet Edgar Allan Poe

Kind solace in a dying hour!
Such, father, is not (now) my theme-
I will not madly deem that power
Of Earth may shrive me of the sin
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jacques Prevert

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]