Treasure Island

Ben mcelfresh

(10-3-89 / Germany)

The Wolf's Cry.


In the darkness of the night
I hear the wolf's cry
He cries for his family
Long gone in the dead of winter

All alone with no one to guide him
Alone to fend for himself.
Fear creeping in his mind
Thoughts of death scare the young wolf

This his first time alone
He knows only to follow instinct.
As the morning creeps up on him
So does the hungry lion*

Smelling the scent of blood
Dripping from the lion's teeth
The young wolfs launches himself at unspecting prey
Finally the wolf has made it's first kill.

Submitted: Thursday, July 05, 2007
Edited: Saturday, March 19, 2011

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 Wolf's Cry. by Ben mcelfresh )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Sunshine In Your Eyes, Eleonor Santiago
  2. Run, run, run and running, gajanan mishra
  3. Run, run, run, gajanan mishra
  4. What About Tomorrow, Claude H Oliver II
  5. My Time, Claude H Oliver II
  6. The ball, gajanan mishra
  7. Thousand Lullabies, Eleonor Santiago
  8. Highest Sky, Eleonor Santiago
  9. Paradise Rhyme, Eleonor Santiago
  10. To the Depths, Eleonor Santiago

Poem of the Day

poet Paul Laurence Dunbar

The mist has left the greening plain,
The dew-drops shine like fairy rain,
The coquette rose awakes again
Her lovely self adorning.

The Wind is hiding in the trees,
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

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

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]