AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Aaron Cole, iGina LoBiondo, iPamela Taeuffer, iHugh McCracken, iGwendolyn Thomas Gath, iNicholas Coe, iCarol Fowler, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

T-Bird

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Poetry
· Stories
· 6 Titles
· 10 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Jul, 2007

T-Bird, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
The Marin Madam
by D.E.Z. Butler

Combination of two books, The Making of a Madam, a 20th Century Woman and Bellflower Boulevard. It is a fictionalized account from those two books and I believe..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Peace in the bottle
by T-Bird
Rated "PG" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by T-Bird
•  Beautiful sunset
•  End of the rope
           >> View all 3

Metaphorical experiences I don't veil very well.

Roll my thoughts up on a scrap of paper.
Slide it into the bottle and toss it overboard
It's not that I hope for anyone to find them and come rescue me
I donít know why I do it, habit?
Perhaps there is some comfort in knowing that there is a chance
if only small as a bottle on an ocean
That someone will read them
And that one person will know how I really feel.

You ask me what I want
you ask me how I feel.
If Iím happy or satisfied
But you donít really want to hear me say it
You know the truth already
Is it mutual denial of obvious truth?
We live our lives fighting with all we are
To not admit the things that to anyone else would be undeniable
I tell you what I want
you look at me and tell me you canít do it
I tell you what I need to survive
And you are shocked that what you provide isnít enough
I give you my all you say
But you know itís a lie
You can never give your all too some one who you hold bitterness towards
Yes thatís right
As always I preach to myself as well
Not some self-righteous ass
I have learned to not waste my time
My dreams mean nothing to you and I know that
No more than some thing for conversation
So I write them here
On this scrap of paper
I seal them in this bottle and drop it overboard.
I see it floating off into the distance and suddenly I feel happy



Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
How sad to fill bottles with your heartaches because to speak them they go ignored. You have painted a picture of a lonely soul searching, searching always searching.... Very well written!

Be safe,
Karen
Reviewed by William Cryer
I like the image of bottled anxieties. There's a pleasant finality, too. Nice work.
Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  From Above
  2.  Gypsy
  3.  'The real me'
  4.  My Girl, Alice
  5.  Soul Mates
  6.  Mother Nature's Lesson
  7.  Dreams Of Desires
  8.  While You Sleep
  9.  Words of Mine
  10.  Buttons

Pulse Points of a Woman's World by Sylvia Ramsey

This book of poetry that is divided into sections that is very much like our walk through life and it reminds us that we all share many of the same fears, hopes and dreams. Somethi..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.