Marcus McKinley

Rookie - 171 Points (EARTH)

Why Is This Happening - Poem by Marcus McKinley

Wow, I am really drawing a blank right now
I feel as if the words for my next poem are there
But, I can’t see them
No images or concepts at all
I am having a poetic withdrawal
This is not fun, I can’t even hate it
I am having trouble forming emotions
this is taxing my devotions
and consequently my enthusiasm
towards seeing the next sunny day
as I sit here, a freshly cut rose
withering, withering, withering, away


Poet's Notes about The Poem

this is what a rose must feel like.

Comments about Why Is This Happening by Marcus McKinley

  • Veteran Poet - 1,981 Points Noreen Carden (1/28/2014 4:00:00 AM)

    Hello Marcus i'm sure everyone on ph site knows how this feels. A very interesting write. As i sit here a freshly cut rose withering withering withering away.That's a brilliant line so i don't think you are in any danger of running out of inspiration. (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »



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?



Poem Submitted: Monday, January 20, 2014



[Hata Bildir]