Treasure Island

Dino Steffens

(09/08/1975 / Athens)

Prison Bars


A murder based world placed me behind bars of dark and cold steel
Since no one ever cared to water my roots when they were in need to grow deep
And these bars sometimes seem thicker and other times thinner, they either deride or weep
And it all depends on how guilty or not guilty they want me to feel

Submitted: Thursday, April 10, 2014
Edited: Monday, August 04, 2014

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

Topic(s): life

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 (Prison Bars by Dino Steffens )

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. Conor's Kid, B.. Alexander
  2. The journey, Eric Bult
  3. اكنون تو رفته اى و غزل گريه مى كند, Mehri Mehraban
  4. Bat 'Bleep', Ima Ryma
  5. The Path, Aalok Sensharma
  6. Invitation, Aalok Sensharma
  7. For Kira, Michael McParland
  8. LET US FIND OUT, ROCHISH MON
  9. Bipolar Type 1, Michael McParland
  10. Borrowing from a dream, Pradip Chattopadhyay

Poem of the Day

poet Henry David Thoreau

My books I'd fain cast off, I cannot read,
'Twixt every page my thoughts go stray at large
Down in the meadow, where is richer feed,
And will not mind to hit their proper targe.
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]