Treasure Island

Zog Gascoigne

(04/05/1991 / Oxfordshire, UK)

Stone


im laying here
on hard cold stone
laying here where they left me
and im all alone
just me and the stone.

no-one sees me
no-one cares to look
it’s as if ive ceased to be
like the words of an ancient old book
gone forever

people just walk past
again and again
and im laying here wondering how long it will last
laying here with nothing to do but hate, hate men

men who chained me
men who rained abuse galore
men who refuse to see
men who always want more
than they really need

so im laying here
on hard cold stone
laying here where they left me
and im all alone
just me and the stone

and deep inside im howling
howling at the moon

and there’s a voice in my head
of a friend long dead
he’s comforting me
and taming the wolf
“Don’t worry moony, it’ll be over soon”

(Just a little something i thought of from Remus Lupin's POV)

Submitted: Friday, June 02, 2006
Edited: Thursday, November 22, 2007

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 (Stone by Zog Gascoigne )

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. WE ARE HERE, Christina Sunrise
  2. Your love, Mark Heathcote
  3. Love In A Bottle, Midnights Voice
  4. Oh Mediterranean sea, fgbkehdguwheqi rewfgwej
  5. Ramblings of Devils Workshop, Nalini Chaturvedi
  6. BEFORE YOU CAST THE STONE, kevinsky nyaga
  7. Remembering you Bother, NEDRA WILSON
  8. Noemia de Sousa (The Poem of Joao), African Poems
  9. Hard Times for Horses, Janet Armstrong
  10. Pappou Elias' Poem, Elia Michael

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Frost

Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I've tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ernest G Moll

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]