Learn More

Alessandra Liverani

Rookie (Wollongong, Australia)

The Voice


Why are you listening to that voice
Which echoes round the room
Why are you listening to that voice
It is the voice of doom

Why are you listening to that voice
It doesn't care for you
Why are you listening to that voice
Nothing it says is true

Why are you listening to that voice
Which repeats itself night and day
Why are you listening to that voice
Ignore it and it'll go away

Why are you listening to that voice
It's playing with your mind
Why are you listening to that voice
It is very, very unkind

Don't listen to it shouting
Don't listen to it pleading
Don't listen to it raving
Don't listen to it

(Sydney, Australia - 2003)

Submitted: Monday, September 12, 2005

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 Voice by Alessandra Liverani )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. A Little Light, Carolyn Brunelle
  6. Beautiful Inside, Paul Holmes
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  9. I Knew a Woman, Theodore Roethke
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Who have not drawn the veil to see
If still our heaven be lit above.
Thou merely, at the day's last sigh,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Of The Nurturing..., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  2. Of Respect To The Rose...(r), Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  3. Shethar, Edward Kofi Louis
  4. Seer's See Suns' Shadow as Seven Seals S.., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  5. The Bishop & The Crucifer {Prose}...(r), Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  6. Come Out, Edward Kofi Louis
  7. An Idiot's Painkiller Song, Joseph Archer
  8. Beware..., Dr John Celes
  9. Him Or Her, Edward Kofi Louis
  10. Opened!, Edward Kofi Louis
[Hata Bildir]