Treasure Island

Justin Kopp


Petty Theft


Five times I had to flick the lighter
I counted between writing the poem
While looking at the other people
In the overly windy and cold smoking corner
Thinking hopefully that only bars like this
Would let these people in
I'd hop the fence to get outa here but security would chase me
Thinking I stole someone's purse
I'd steal more than that

Submitted: Friday, July 27, 2012
Edited: Friday, July 27, 2012

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 (Petty Theft by Justin Kopp )

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. The Cure For Winter Blues, Doris Beaulieu
  2. Tractor Pulls (Poem), Doris Beaulieu
  3. What It Would Take, David Whalen
  4. ASHES IN THE EYES, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  5. الجناس, Abdullah alHemaidy
  6. world, Samuel Temidayo
  7. A Carl Andre Sampler, Paul Geiger
  8. OUR FALLEN LEAVES اوراقنا المتساقطة, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  9. Nothing to my sleep!, Gedion Onyango
  10. 154. The Path Of Life, John Westlake

Poem of the Day

poet William Wordsworth

I

I AM not One who much or oft delight
To season my fireside with personal talk.--
Of friends, who live within an easy walk,
Or neighbours, daily, weekly, in my sight:
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]