Emmanuel George Cefai

Freshman - 2,361 Points (12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

He fell


He fell
All torn
All blood
First moved
Moved slow
Then ceased


A withered field
Now seeping blood
Corpses and cadavers
A brown of red
Thousands lay there
Not all in wholes

Dullness of thought
Bleak drear of clouds
Waning of day
Screaming of wraiths
The Earth feels sad
Today!

Submitted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Topic of this poem: winter


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 (He fell by Emmanuel George Cefai )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Jiske Dhun Par Duniya Nache, Kumar Vishwas
  8. Main To Jhonka Hu Hava Ka Ura Le Jaunga, Kumar Vishwas
  9. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  10. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost

Poem of the Day

poet Tu Fu

Tonight at Fu-chou, this moon she watches
Alone in our room. And my little, far-off
Children, too young to understand what keeps me
Away, or even remember Chang'an. By now,

...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Francis Ledwidge

 

New Poems

  1. DHARTI KI AUTI PARI, Pankazz koirala Upadhayaya
  2. Rory Richards in His Pew, Francie Lynch
  3. आँखपन दे मुझको, Dr. Ravipal Bharshankar
  4. समर्पित, Dr. Ravipal Bharshankar
  5. On the run, Leong Ming Loong
  6. अभी और यहीं, Dr. Ravipal Bharshankar
  7. My Love, How Are You? Are You Happy With.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  8. How I Feel, Leong Ming Loong
  9. Something Systemic, Francie Lynch
  10. Alone This Morning, Francie Lynch
[Hata Bildir]