Cassie Picariello

Rookie (Vancouver, Canada)

One Mans Heaven Is Another Mans Hell - Poem by Cassie Picariello

A bat soars through the night,
Graceful as a swan,
And though the stars glimmer and shine,
A darkness falls apon us;

As she screams in silence,
Shattering her dreams and ambitions,
Creating her own self destruction,
I stand on a street corner,
Forlorn and lonely,
Waiting and cowering in the cold air;

A prostitue, a whore,
I live a life of shame;
The chronic beeping,
The sreams, the sirens.

My heart bleeds for those in the depths of hell,
The innocent souls of the dead.
Integrity stolen by false knights in shining armour...
Doctor, doctor, will she make it?

Listen to this poem:

Comments about One Mans Heaven Is Another Mans Hell by Cassie Picariello

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, May 13, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, February 25, 2011


Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
[Report Error]