AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

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

Featured Authors:  David Schwinghammer, iMark Lichterman, iRichard Orey, iC Schutter, iKen Coleman, iKatharine Giovanni, iDave Cole, i

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

David A Campbell Jr.

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Poetry
· Messages
· 92 Titles
· 69 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Before 2003

David A Campbell Jr., click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.


Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  distant drama and mended wounds
  2.  Ruby Red
  3.  fettered footprints
  4.  Love is Like a Flower
  5.  Hands On Arms Around
  6.  In Sleep
  7.  Words Will Never Express How Lucky I am to
  8.  Withdrawn...
  9.  Blood Of A Slave, Heart Of A King
  10.  You Don’t Know Me
  11.  G R A S S
  12.  The Liar
  13.  A Little Drop of Rain
  14.  Dead River Blues for Langston
  15.  They Pity Me
  16.  A Poem In MInd
  17.  Let Me Love You
  18.  The Sky Beckons Me
  19.  Faith, Courage, Wisdom, Strength, and Hope
  20.  Innocent Nakedness



Glimmer
by David A Campbell Jr.

Monday, February 03, 2003

Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by David A Campbell Jr.
•  Childhood
•  Shards of Glass
•  Introspection on a Sunday Afternoon
•  This Is Me
•  To My Child Bride On Our Wedding Day
           >> View all 92

Writing as Sapphire Rose

Is it true what they say?
Am I a vixen deep inside,
a cold thief of hearts and lives?
Am I a sadistic seductress
taking pleasure in your pain?

Oh that I could cut you out of me
leaving a vaccuous hole inside,
but then, I wouldn't be whole
and although I hate you,
you are part of me.

Like a tangerine unripened, too soon
plucked from off of its tree,
what should taste sweet
now leaves only bitter memories.

To deny you is to deny me,
and although I'd like too,
it wouldn't be fair to you.
So I keep you inside for when I need you.
With my own mouth, having murdered
beautiful me.


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


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


Reviewed by L M (Reader) 2/4/2003
It is so nice to read some one that has their inner self. Great write. LM
Reviewed by Lori Moore 2/4/2003
Love the 'tangerine' stanza. Nice write.
Reviewed by Oisín Breen 2/3/2003
beautiful i give it 90 because im really picky not much gets 90 from me. Lovely
Reviewed by Maria Lupinacci 2/3/2003
Oooh! This is really good! I am with Ted...100+++

Hugs,
Maria
Reviewed by Ted Sheridan (Reader) 2/3/2003
100pts.
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.