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


Featured Authors:  Harry and Elizabeth Lawrence, iG. Rynk, iLonnie Hicks, iDenise Richardson, iD. Enise, iShervin Hojat, Ph.D., iTony Lambert, i

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

Kristy M Tallman

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Blog
· Messages
· 22 Titles
· 80 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Oct, 2006

Kristy M Tallman, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Phil the Pill and Friends Making Positive Choices
by M. Pritchard

Phil's goal is to encourage kids to stay in school, learn how to read and make positive choices in life...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Death My Vice
by Kristy M Tallman
Rated "PG13" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Kristy M Tallman
•  Why & What For...
•  Listening
•  Broken In Two
•  Momma Please Don't Cry (Song)
•  Listen
           >> View all 17

I leave this piece for you to determine its meaning...that is what poetry is truly meant for.


style="width: 429px; height: 322px;" src="">

Death My Vice

Crucifixion -
and Devastation
my vice,
I suffer the pain
of another
who doesn't want
to face the truths
life fucking brings
upon us,
I can't see
because I've lost
my vision,
I can hear
because I lost
my sense of sounds,
nothing echoes
in the depths of hell.
You - you're too deaf
to hear the cries
of those who die before me,
fallen into the depths
of a hole black,
transfixed into a box
sealed by locks of hair
that fell from a sea of blood
those who pass over
into the abyss
of my darkness
that never ceases -
the blood drips
like tears from my eyes,
the pain cries
like a woman dying,
she's too gone now
to bring back
by those who pretend
to understand the pain
she's been through,
conviction -
her time spent
here waiting
for the reaper
to capture her soul
though she knows
long ago it was
for the living
lost beyond return
from the
that befalls the world -
none of you see,
too blind to listen,
to deaf to see
the coming of death...

copyright by Kristy Tallman - September 2007

The Official Myspace of Kristy Tallman

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

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

Reviewed by Axilea MU
Such a painful piece of writing. It sounds like hell on earth.
I love the picture.
A little correction for the last lines: "too deaf to see".
Thank you for sharing!

Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Quite a powerful piece, Kristy, and quite a powerful graphic.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
POWERFULLY expressed, darkness in excellent lines: my favorite, "too blind to listen, too deaf to see the coming of death." Well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by William DeVault
Raw and powerful. Excellent work, I am excited to see so much good material from you in this burst of postings.
Reviewed by R Beeman
very deep and dark. i love those last few lines that some people will just glance over. "too blind to listen to deaf to see." the inner core of some will see and read between your lines. most will never understand. these words have enormous value and even deeper meaning. sometimes when you totally sell out your the one who is sold and dark fates await. wonderful work, wonderful

Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  Peekaboo, Doggie Do
  2.  'The real me'
  3.  Taste Of Ambrosia
  4.  Little Voices
  5.  I Whisper Your Name
  6.  Self-Worth Surrendered
  7.  Another Poem of Love
  8.  My Hands
  9.  Shadow Passes - Light Remains
  10.  Hands of Choice

Under the Coolabah Tree by Wendy Laing

Fun, sometimes rowdy and always delightfully full of Australian colour. a collection of Australian Bush poems...  
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.