alex haywood

Rookie - 6 Points (12/21/1963)

The Wall - Poem by alex haywood

He takes the roll
and violates the wall
with a sick
peach color
rolling on and on
covering more
of the pristine wall
sitting there helpless
under his assault.
He keeps at it
with ferocious intensity
covers the wall
in a peach gown.
The distinct wall
no longer naked
an acceptable facade
like us all.

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  • (8/2/2006 2:13:00 PM)

    Good poem, intense and what too many of us do, instead of reading the writing on it. Smiling at you, Tai (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 2, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, August 20, 2010

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