Dave Alan Walker

Silver Star - 4,127 Points (Pudsey, Leeds)

Nobody Listens - Poem by Dave Alan Walker

They pray on
hidden eyes that cry silent tears
they pray on
hidden dreams that cry silent hope

They look for the vulnerable
mostly the young
they know they can shape them
to become silent victims

You can't stop them
nobody listens until years after
when it's all been done

Comments about Nobody Listens by Dave Alan Walker

  • Rookie - 23 Points Aldrich Suarez (3/25/2013 9:01:00 PM)

    Yes like a conveying poem but no read it that's why they never listen., , , Great (Report) Reply

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  • Freshman - 972 Points Chandra Thiagarajan (3/23/2013 12:35:00 AM)

    Nice poem with a punch ! ! Good write! ! (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 972 Points Chandra Thiagarajan (3/23/2013 12:34:00 AM)

    Nice poem with a punch ! ! Good write! ! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,429 Points Smoky Hoss (3/18/2013 9:37:00 AM)

    The finish says it all! Well done Dave. (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,825 Points Anthony Di''anno (3/15/2013 8:21:00 AM)

    Not only that the perpetrators are protected by the people who are supposed to be protecting their victims.
    Excellent write Dave. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 972 Points Chandra Thiagarajan (3/14/2013 12:09:00 PM)

    The last two lines are the crown of the beautiful poem! GOOD WRITE! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,730 Points Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi (3/13/2013 8:43:00 PM)

    Dave, the facts of life are written here! no one will listen! I like this poem.. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 4,717 Points Valerie Dohren (3/13/2013 5:58:00 PM)

    Nobody wants to listen, it would seem - we need to listen to our inner voice, our intuition. Another superb write Dave. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 13, 2013

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