Treasure Island

Glen Lantz


impaled with a pin


Impaled With a Pin


eleven said open the window
cracked and bleeding
sunlight bruised skin
the sunlight hurts eleven’s eyes
she wants to take it all in
bludgeoned by the truth
like a baby seal
pure viciousness
in her skintight pants
the negative space V in the middle
slurring ever since
comforting sharp points
hands in her pockets
a lodge in the windpipe
the anthrax of tacks
feeding sheets of chemical afternoons
precise rectangles
a cerebral box
huff and puff
blow me across the room
with one big gust of wind
and goes behind a cloud
gathered and curled
the collected moans
held within herself
they grow bold over the summer
just another hell of echoes

© Deep Piercing Cut

Submitted: Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Listen to this poem:

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 (impaled with a pin by Glen Lantz )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Workmates?, Over The Moon
  2. Some way or other, gajanan mishra
  3. A Piece Of My Love., Philip Mutuku
  4. I Am Time, Time, Indelible, Indestructib.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  5. Cambridge -Seat of Learning., Geoffrey Fafard
  6. Disharmony......, PARTHA SARATHI PAUL
  7. Time Is Not Staying In Place, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  8. If Not Homespun, Scott J. Shepard
  9. Gifts, Scott J. Shepard
  10. Courage, Scott J. Shepard

Poem of the Day

poet Walt Whitman

ARM’D year! year of the struggle!
No dainty rhymes or sentimental love verses for you, terrible year!
Not you as some pale poetling, seated at a desk, lisping cadenzas
piano;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus, William Ernest Henley

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]