Nicola Bowes

Rookie (28 August 1992 / Port Elizabeth, South Africa)

My Friend - Poem by Nicola Bowes

I cannot write
I cannot talk
She cannot see
She cannot hear
But together we are inseparable
Together we are free

She quiets me when I interrupt her
And shows me what I cannot see
There is nothing I can teach her
That she does not already know
But sometimes when she stumbles
I help her with a word
But ultimately the sentence comes from within her

Her presence is all knowing
She rids me of my fears
I thank her with my silence
She thanks me with her scream
Alone we both can dream it
But only together can we achieve it

Copyright Nicola Bowes 2009

Listen to this poem:

Comments about My Friend by Nicola Bowes

There is no comment submitted by members..



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: Sunday, April 8, 2012



[Report Error]