Dave Alan Walker

Gold Star - 4,811 Points (Pudsey, Leeds)

Poison Ivy - Poem by Dave Alan Walker

Wrapping around your limbs
they take a vice like grip
they'll bleed you dry
until there's nothing left
they care for no one
but themselves

They'll hurt you and your family
they'll hurt the young and the old
they are poison ivy with no soul

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Everybody knows these kind of people.

Comments about Poison Ivy by Dave Alan Walker

  • Sandy Player (1/10/2013 6:25:00 PM)

    the sort of person that never had a conscience or even a small part of their brain labelled heart dept.
    you've met them with the same coldness.
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  • (1/4/2013 5:00:00 PM)

    Cannibals never last long, good use of a metaphor, for the hurt some people cause (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (1/3/2013 12:12:00 PM)

    This poem fits so many situations. Excellent write Dave. (Report) Reply

  • Robert Green (1/2/2013 4:12:00 PM)

    This is true, great write :) (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilson (1/2/2013 7:17:00 AM)

    Sadly there are many people around such as this, a well written piece Dave. (Report) Reply

  • (1/2/2013 3:41:00 AM)

    thought this poem is short, it speaks thousands of words! well done! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 1, 2013

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