Scarlett Charlotte


Ignorance - Poem by Scarlett Charlotte

My addiction, loathsome craving
Plagues my heart with wanton yearning
My addiction, lonesome, frozen
Is the need to keep on learning

Can I but sit and hear the thunder
Or just gaze upon the sky?
Never, Dear, my mind asunder
Oh Creation! How and why?

All around me- Beauty, splendour.
The weathered bud, the pallid due.
But why does frost bite down in winter.
I could rest - If just I knew.

Why did not God - in all his glory-
Perfect his greatest masterpiece
Before he moved to mass production?
And now the questions never cease.


Comments about Ignorance by Scarlett Charlotte

  • (3/11/2009 6:06:00 PM)

    I'm picking up here that you are an Observer to everything around you, Great plave to be and well done, Thankyou 10++ (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 9, 2009



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