Treasure Island

Jan Hauck

(June 1,1978)

Inside Out


You thought the puzzle was complete,
But I cannot see it anymore,
The control, marching on your own,
To your music that nobody hears,
Proudly, a message to the world,
Unbeaten by nature, always in charge.

Guard a life, stay alive, keep a life,
A secret, the missing piece to your puzzle,
You never knew you were missing,
Living inside out, letting the outside in,
Reborn and growing, outgrowing,
Liberated and new as a pearl.

You remember, people remember,
But I cannot recall anymore,
The one I briefly met before she left,
Before you appeared, the same,
And different, to stay, to know and live,
As if love set you going like a fat gold watch.

Submitted: Sunday, February 17, 2013

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 (Inside Out by Jan Hauck )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. My Little Cup, James Merchant
  2. WHAT IF NONE ELSE LISTENS TO ME?, M.D Dinesh Nair
  3. Go not please, gajanan mishra
  4. LoTus, Floy Dy (Floyd) Ra (Floydson)
  5. ತೂಗುದೀಪ, Deepak Malapur
  6. ತೂಗುದೀಪ, Deepak Malapur
  7. Love is the reflection of Lord, Aftab Alam
  8. Bottled and Guarded the Overberg Story, Jenny Santiago
  9. हमारा घर हमारा भारत, MIRTUNJAY KUMAR
  10. Lampost, Naveed Khalid

Poem of the Day

poet Geoffrey Chaucer

The firste stock-father of gentleness,
What man desireth gentle for to be,
Must follow his trace, and all his wittes dress,
Virtue to love, and vices for to flee;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Being With You, Heather Burns

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]