Treasure Island

Shane Markie


Words From A Homeless Man II


While you sleep
Under a blanket of stars

The stars sleep
Under a blanket of sky.

While a crocus in winter
Sleeps under a blanket of snow

I remain restless, without sleep
For I've no place to rest, nowhere to go.

Submitted: Saturday, August 05, 2006
Edited: Monday, August 23, 2010
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  • Pia Andersson (9/1/2006 6:11:00 PM)

    The words come to you...the dark words..the words filled with anger You write this poem and your words fly all the way to me..this is an excellent poem -Pia (Report) Reply

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