Treasure Island

Cody O'Hara

(June 30th,1994)

The Desert And The Sea


Why must lies
Please my ears

The truth burns like the desert
And the lie is cool like the sea

Would I rather burn upon a truth
Or drown in a lie

Submitted: Saturday, May 12, 2012
Listen to this poem:

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 (The Desert And The Sea by Cody O'Hara )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Don't ever in public, Dr PJ Raj Kamal
  2. Somewhere in time, Mark Heathcote
  3. The wind brings warning, xeno drone
  4. My nature is to write, gajanan mishra
  5. Two Rings, Shannon Paterson
  6. Dreams Incarnate, Dylan Engelbrecht
  7. The Rose, Neela Nath
  8. No one to question, hasmukh amathalal
  9. She does, hasmukh amathalal
  10. Multi-dimensional; heavens?, Mark Heathcote

Poem of the Day

poet Geoffrey Chaucer

The firste stock-father of gentleness,
What man desireth gentle for to be,
Must follow his trace, and all his wittes dress,
Virtue to love, and vices for to flee;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]