David Harris

Rookie - 809 Points (18 June 1945 / Bradfield, England)

The Beast Within


In all of us, a beast lays waiting,
in the dark part of our soul.
It waits in the shadows
........................
........................
read full text »


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

What do you think this poem is about?



Comments about this poem (The Beast Within by David Harris )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Not a member No 6 (6/19/2007 2:03:00 PM)

    Must be the season of the beast. I've just written Restless River on a very similar theme! l Enjoyed this different perspective. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Marci Made (6/19/2007 11:43:00 AM)

    I don't want this beast in me, , , , I'd rather it be the spirit of a kind soul and loving one that is able to overcome this dreadful beast you write of, which is one of the reasons that this journey we are on is called 'earth' and not 'heaven.'..well thought out write.....Let the caged beast free say I, gone from one and all.....marci.xo (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 15 Points Soul Writer (6/19/2007 5:16:00 AM)

    Your Poem has the same title as mine and the same feeling and story, very interesting to see different conceptions. Read mine and see the similarities (Report) Reply

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Alone Together, Amber Carr
  2. টিপ্পনী, Pijush Biswas
  3. You Put The 'Fan' In Fantastic, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  4. Heartache, Liendang Hmar
  5. Paper Wing, Liendang Hmar
  6. Like a Candle In The Wind, Liendang Hmar
  7. Story Line, A.R Evangelista
  8. Make a living but fail not to live, Bashyam Narayanan
  9. The Price I Pay, James George
  10. Not alone, Cheryl .J Barclay

Poem of the Day

poet Richard Lovelace

"Come, pretty birds, present your lays,
And learn to chaunt a goddess praise;
Ye wood-nymphs, let your voices be
Employ'd to serve her deity:
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko

 

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. " To His Fairest Valentine Mrs. A. L., Richard Lovelace
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  7. First Inspiration, Jose Rizal
  8. TAGALOG ELEGY: Sining sa Halip na Dasal, Sonny San Juan, Jr.
  9. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  10. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]