Charl JF Cilliers

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

When I Die - Poem by Charl JF Cilliers

When I die
I want no ceremony

no coffin to hold
me in the dark and cold.

Dispose me
upright against a tree

in the open air
in case there is somewhere

to go
of which I don’t yet know.

Topic(s) of this poem: metaphysical

Form: Verse


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 4, 2015



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