Wicked Mike

(South Africa)


I am the Boy
and the Lover
of a woman that is insanely a wonder
I am the Man and the Fear
of Time marching onwards and older

She is the Dream
and the nightmare,
a cavernous Shyness her unsaid motto
I am the Truth and her mirror
in a world not getting any clearer

Where is Here?

You shut your mind
How can you think
that you can have it all
I am the screaming skin
longing for your gentle Sins
I am the Truth and your mirror
in a world not getting any clearer

She is Indecision
I am her Incision
We are the King and Queen of fantascene
I am Her and She is Me,
kissing cogs in an emotional war machine

And we can Live
or Die wondering

where is Here?

where is Here?

Submitted: Sunday, January 27, 2008

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 (WHERE IS HERE? by Wicked Mike )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 2 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Horse of the Hot Bloods, tolu ogundare
  2. of my Pride, sEaN nOrTh
  3. My Eyes, Kyle Schlicher
  4. Big Ivory!, Denis Martindale
  5. My Eyes Blue And Clear, Kyle Schlicher
  6. Tomorrow I, Sadiqullah Khan
  7. Elegy To A Gypsy Lass, richard harris
  8. Firewater, Sadiqullah Khan
  9. Multiplied By Each Mind, Margaret Alice Second
  10. de reporter, co the skipper

Poem of the Day

poet Edmund Spenser

Of this worlds theatre in which we stay,
My love like the spectator ydly sits
Beholding me that all the pageants play,
Disguysing diversly my troubled wits.
...... Read complete »

[Hata Bildir]