Cecil (C.J.) Krieger

Silver Star - 4,168 Points (09/30/1946 / Woodstock, NY)

What’s In A Name - Poem by Cecil (C.J.) Krieger

She carries my name
Like a mother
Carrying a child

Softly speaking
Sort of like a baby walking
On broken glass

When her lips move
Calling out to me
No one speaks

So that everyone
Might hear her
Say my name

Please be silent
She’s calling me

Topic(s) of this poem: name, silence

Form: Prose Poem

Comments about What’s In A Name by Cecil (C.J.) Krieger

  • Shakil Ahmed (11/8/2015 9:34:00 AM)

    ending is very beautiful, well penned, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 8, 2015

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