Treasure Island

Dessy Sta


IVC


The walls which used to fill me with euphoria
Surrounding a building which created my future through phantasmagoria
This place which once brought my content
Is now broken by a breach with fraudulent intent
Now that place will never be the same again

I walked in as a naive diminutive girl with magnetic resonance
To a place which was meant to provide me with ‘excellence’
Now I finding it hard to take it on the chin
And bear to be around these people in artificial skin
In addition to play pretend in a place which use to be my friend

Now I’m walking out as a livid fractured woman
That should have left when given the option
I've turned bitter and cold
Which has left me inhaling in the Acapulco gold
To find solace of a place I use to know

Instead of teaching logic and realism
It became too self absorbed with all the materialism
You would think the venom you produce was just from fatalism
Through the next generation you must be teaching to preach Satanism
Which has all just pushed me into isolationism

All in a place which was meant to protect me
Invent me
Correct me
Educate me
Instead it’s a place which left me desperate to be free
When it should have being achieving its job of being a House of correction
Turned out to just be a place which was only good to focus on ‘thee’
But soon started to show to real colours after the breach in law, could call it child protection
All in a little place called IVC

Submitted: Friday, May 16, 2014
Edited: Friday, May 16, 2014

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

Dessy Sta's Other Poems

Related Poems


Topic(s): education

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 (IVC by Dessy Sta )

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

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. But you are abandoning me, gajanan mishra
  2. I am going to meet an end, gajanan mishra
  3. Maple Tree, Kyle Schlicher
  4. In the clouds, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  5. Missing You Now, Nida Sofi
  6. EVERY POEM HAS ITS PHILOSOPHER AND ITS P.., MOHAMMAD SKATI
  7. Going to meet an end, gajanan mishra
  8. Helen Keller, Kyle Schlicher
  9. Insignificant, Kyle Schlicher
  10. I Watch The Ants, Kyle Schlicher

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Frost

Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I've tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ernest G Moll

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]