Steven Harris


Through Drunk Eyes


Walking around the streets at night
after a long night of partying
you see it all
your eyes become awakend
even though its blury you see everything
you see who poeple for who they really are
you see yourself for who you really are
everything is bigger after a drink or two
everything becomes clearer
and everything becomes easier
it's easier to speak your mind
easier to tell others what you feel about them
this is what drink can do
it can release the innerself to the world
and bring to the front for everybody to see
it's not pretty but it's true
the drunk self is the truth
you see the world for what it really is
and just walking around at night
you see everything
you see everything pour out of poeple
all their feelings and fears
all their hopes and dreams
and i join them
i join them in releasing myself
i join them and tell them my hopes and dreams
my feelings and fears
nobody is scared when drunk
nobody is scared to let themselfs be shown
drunkness is real
and through drunk eyes you see all reality
and just walking through the streets
you can see all reality clearly.

Submitted: Monday, April 29, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, April 30, 2013
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 (Through Drunk Eyes by Steven Harris )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Christmas Trees, Robert Frost
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. Talking Turkeys!, Benjamin Zephaniah
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. A Visit from St. Nicholas, Clement Clarke Moore

Poem of the Day

poet Richard Lovelace

Tell me not (Sweet) I am unkind,
That from the nunnery
Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind
To war and arms I fly.

True, a new mistress now I chase,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Hedonism, Edward Kofi Louis
  2. Afshan Ahmad and The Terrorists, Akhtar Jawad
  3. My lovely Muse from Venus, Yor Nella
  4. Egoism, Edward Kofi Louis
  5. Caroline, Wensislaus Mbirimi
  6. Silent Love, Phil Soar
  7. Dream (landless Zimbabweans), Wensislaus Mbirimi
  8. Vintage Flower, Edward Kofi Louis
  9. Proverbs, Wensislaus Mbirimi
  10. Greatness In Courage, Bernedita Rosinha Pinto
[Hata Bildir]