Treasure Island

Nassy Fesharaki

(Dec 29 / Iran)

What the hell


What the hell

Biting on a greasy chicken leg
Stomach roars, needs to vomit
Traveling deep into past times
I am the bison in prairie, lame
Among the herds, hear blames
Unlike relatives there I remain
Disoriented, so I feel ashamed
Confessing: "I am a carnivore"

What the hell

Deep into the coyotes' eyes
I look to see the prairie dog
Read their minds; in a fight
Some licking my blood fresh
Some fighting, over my flesh

I have betrayed my kind

Submitted: Friday, August 29, 2014

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
1 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Topic(s): exile

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 (What the hell by Nassy Fesharaki )

Enter the verification code :

  • Bill Cantrell (8/29/2014 7:54:00 PM)

    What goes around comes around, This is a unique poem that stands out on a limb that many have sat, wonderful! (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Self - Raising, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. Sunshine In Your Eyes, Eleonor Santiago
  3. Run, run, run and running, gajanan mishra
  4. Run, run, run, gajanan mishra
  5. What About Tomorrow, Claude H Oliver II
  6. My Time, Claude H Oliver II
  7. The ball, gajanan mishra
  8. Thousand Lullabies, Eleonor Santiago
  9. Highest Sky, Eleonor Santiago
  10. Paradise Rhyme, 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. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  9. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  10. O Captain! My Captain!, Walt Whitman

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]