Charl JF Cilliers

Gold Star - 5,763 Points (25 January 1941 / Cape Town, South Africa)

Unless - Poem by Charl JF Cilliers

Unless you love
you cannot enter here.
This is not where you live.

At best you could peep-stare
through the tiny keyhole of a word
and wonder who it is there
in the dim room behind the façade
loving and weeping

and finally sleeping.

Topic(s) of this poem: human condition

Form: Verse


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 10, 2015



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