Treasure Island

Hillary Unknown


The Tiger


The tiger is like troubles(bad things) in my life, they come and they go…you fight and them give in…


The tiger stalks his prey
Knowing it’s their last day to live
He stalks them
Not even going to give
Them a chance to fight
For their life
He stops and twitches his tail
As his stripes
Hide his form
He leaps and lands
His prey struggles for a second
Before it caves to his hands
The tiger is done soon
As he sees the hyenas
Laugh like loons
He turns and bounds off
Looking for more prey to stalk

Submitted: Tuesday, July 01, 2008
Listen to this poem:

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 (The Tiger by Hillary Unknown )

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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Tunnels Of Existence, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. Missing An Award Ceremony, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. Weeping Under The Rain, Tony Adah
  4. EVEN More Cosmic Than That~~~, Monk E. Biz
  5. No Place Nation, Xavier Cole
  6. Dream Another Dream, Xavier Cole
  7. CITY OF LOVE 10 WORD, Beryl Dov
  8. Polyamory, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  9. HEARTBREAK 10 WORD, Beryl Dov
  10. Multiple children, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Lawson


The old year went, and the new returned, in the withering weeks of drought,
The cheque was spent that the shearer earned,
and the sheds were all cut out;
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]