Walter C. Edwards


Key Chain


I feel like a monkey,
on a key chain,
dangling in space,
waiting for you to call me near,
we calide in this space and time,
I am reminded by the wind chimes,
of that we breath is not our own,
you are a bitter pill,
that I take every day,
never to call you my love,
just a ghost that a pairs,
out of nothing,
then to some where,
I am a monkey on a broken limb,
spiraling to the earth below,
on and on, and on and on,
and so it goes.

Submitted: Sunday, June 22, 2014

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 (Key Chain by Walter C. Edwards )

Enter the verification code :

  • Ramesh Rai (6/22/2014 8:34:00 PM)

    I am a monkey on a broken limb,
    spiraling to the earth below,
    on and on, and on and on,
    and so it goes.
    True confession. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

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

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Hues of Green, Joy Cordwell
  2. FOR ALL BELIEVERS, Tom Zart
  3. Sibling Oath, Frederick J.B. Moore II
  4. one hundred and twenty two miles, days, .., Mandolyn ...
  5. Godwin's Farm, Naveed Khalid
  6. The Neighbor Prayer, Frederick J.B. Moore II
  7. Diplomacy, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  8. Comet, Naveed Khalid
  9. Jumbled Sewing Basket, Green And White W.., mary douglas
  10. Hospitality (Section 9 of Thirukural), rajendran muthiah

Poem of the Day

poet Percy Bysshe Shelley

We are as clouds that veil the midnight moon;
How restlessly they speed, and gleam, and quiver,
Streaking the darkness radiantly!--yet soon
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jessie Mackay

 
[Hata Bildir]