Steve Trimmer

(Aug.11,1973 / Manitoulin Island, Ontario)

Hebe, The Water Carrier

From velleity
Olympians pilfered thy perogative
For The Water Vessel is thine
Seized from thy slender hands
Given to the catamite; Ganymedes

Oh! Hebe, veracious Water Carrier
Aquarius is thine
Constellation and titular claim
Naught the deadpan Ganymedes; colloquial dotard is he
For Hera once loved him
He forsakes Her and The Matriarchy

Dear Hebe, Hera`s girl
As thy pamour, I forfend the title of thee
I shalt not see thee effaced
My love
Take this chaplet wreath I proffer

Whilst Olympians be imbibed by wine and pride
We shall return The Cup to thee
Sweet Hebe
Requited by assumption to the sidereal realm

For I and The Undines venerate thy element
In ocean spray
In lacustrine libations..........and
In love`s restoration

Submitted: Friday, December 28, 2007
Edited: Wednesday, January 23, 2008
Listen to this poem:

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 (Hebe, The Water Carrier by Steve Trimmer )

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 Updates

New Poems

  1. You And I, Lili Domis
  2. Sonnet: Who Makes Money Wisely?, Dr John Celes
  3. Postcard For The Tin Soldier In Tintypes.., mary douglas
  4. I Submit, I Am Krakatoa
  5. till the last blood, binod bastola
  6. When Public Limited Company Goes Under, Terence G. Craddock
  7. We are three friends, gajanan mishra
  8. Single march, hasmukh amathalal
  9. It is unpleasant to live with mental uns.., Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  10. What to tell, hasmukh amathalal

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]