C. Bake Baker


Old Music


Samples of time, tolerance drains.
Skin vibrates against bones, flushing blood to brains

Black handed baseline accommodations, burning away all our soft skin,
Doomed to never find out where to finally begin.
Death dog follows me everywhere, through solid doors,
Death omens stretch. He is so alone in the world.

It sets on fire, for the winners mistakes.
Regrets are all consuming, dark new wave.
Punk Rock reapers sour lonely weeds.
Burned out from the slicing hatred behind his disease.

I miss my Black Hat, but fear his return.
Limited atrocities filter out my concerns,
Horrible deeds can’t be easily dismembered,
Inevitable ends to the rude, thoughtless sinners.

Submitted: Wednesday, October 02, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 02, 2013

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

My father's death

Comments about this poem (Old Music by C. Bake Baker )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  3. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  4. The Listeners, Walter de la Mare
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  7. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  8. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  9. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  10. Woman Work, Maya Angelou

Poem of the Day

poet Tu Fu

Tonight at Fu-chou, this moon she watches
Alone in our room. And my little, far-off
Children, too young to understand what keeps me
Away, or even remember Chang'an. By now,

...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Francis Ledwidge

 

New Poems

  1. From Church Pew's Grieving..., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  2. Disappearing Trauma, Pranab K. Chakraborty
  3. Without Arms, M.J. Lemon
  4. কবিতাপল্লি, Hanzala Han
  5. Other Guys, Amber Carr
  6. I've Got Time, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  7. A Vultures Meal, Tiger Auntunette
  8. Nothing can break the focus., Sumita Jetley
  9. Ever So Cute, riya misi
  10. Unlock From Sockets, Lawrence S. Pertillar
[Hata Bildir]