Treasure Island

James Aykroyd

(Bradford Royal Infirmary)

Too Bold


He walks far and wide,
Hundreds of miles if he could count,
With all the suffering locked away,
You wouldn't believe,
That he is afraid,
Living in fear,
Not knowing which way to steer,
When he's inside,
He falls behind,
The tears pour,
The anger with a belting roar,
But when he is out,
His mind does shout,
The flushes erupt,
He tries to tell them to shut up,
Sometimes they work,
But most of the time they just deeply hurt,
As he hides his past,
Trying not to end up back,
In ways its hard,
The love that harmed,
But as much as it hurts,
He knows theirs was fake,
So as he walks on,
With that constant ache,
He knows it will pass,
And the future will be a blast,
What can he say,
As he lights up his way,

By James Aykroyd

Submitted: Sunday, October 20, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Hiding Emotion

Comments about this poem (Too Bold by James Aykroyd )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Nature's Sanctuary, Khairul Ahsan
  2. Gray Tears, herbert guitang
  3. Love is a Liquid ~~~ vs.49, Monk E. Biz
  4. Love is a Liquid ~~~ vs.48, Monk E. Biz
  5. Pysch essay 1, imani halley
  6. Recollections, SALINI NAIR
  7. Love is a Liquid ~~~ vs.47, Monk E. Biz
  8. Love is a Liquid ~~~ vs.46, Monk E. Biz
  9. Love is a Liquid ~~~ vs.45, Monk E. Biz
  10. A Poets View Of Modern Life, Yohan Confectioner

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

When the hours of Day are numbered,
And the voices of the Night
Wake the better soul, that slumbered,
To a holy, calm delight;

Ere the evening lamps are lighted,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

 

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Farewell, Anne Brontë
  5. Footsteps of Angels, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  9. Death is Nothing at All, Henry Scott Holland
  10. Jiske Dhun Par Duniya Nache, Kumar Vishwas

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]