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:  Dietmar Rothe, iSophie Davis, iMichael Csizmadia, iIolanthe Woulff, iR.E.E.S Blogs Linda Smith, Publisher, iJeff Mason, iWynn Schiller, i

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

Fred R Kane

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Poetry
· 6 Titles
· 4 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: May, 2009

Fred R Kane, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Miracles Among Us: A Collection of True Miracle Stories
by Nicole Sorkin

A Collection of True Miracle Stories..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Give Me Back My Credit! (audio version)
by Denise Richardson

"A modern day David vs. Goliath tale, in which one woman went head to head against corporate America to fight not only for her own rights, but for the rights of all those..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  Life and a Love
  2.  courage
  3.  Water Baby
  4.  I'm So Happy
  5.  in honor of
  6.  Contemplation
  7.  Blue Morpho
  8.  I Wish I Could Tell You...
  9.  Australian storm
  10.  Repairing the Damage
  11.  For Emily
  12.  Poem: You Made Me Rot
  13.  Free Spirit
  14.  Learning Experence
  15.  Same Old Same Old
  16.  Springtime Breeze
  17.  Morning Thoughts
  18.  My Scars
  19.  Well Actually
  20.  His Queen





I ain't crying
by Fred R Kane
Sunday, June 28, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Fred R Kane
•  A bad day to be a good guy
•  Wholy Delusional
•  Ugly American Road Trip 2011
•  Childhood trauma
•  I still like it when we dance
           >> View all 6

Song lyrics in the way of Chicago style blues(?)

Texas says  his mother-in-law   has been feedin’ him poison.
From the look in her eye, the bitch has reason to try.
At first glance, you would think   that my brother’s paranoid,
but he’s been bleedin’ inside- the doctors don’t know why.
      You know, his drugged out years, and his love for the bottle
      have some  saying his brain wont hit full throttle.
      When they slab the poor bastard, and tag his damn toe,
      will they believe him, then?
      Will anyone care to know?  

That’s why I ain’t crying.
I ain’t crying.
I ain’t crying
wolf
      anymore.  

My cousin called,      said she’s down to her last best friend
(one like the sis she never had    passed away the other day,)
but I can’t even cough up a half ass  resurrection,
and the apology I spit comes off  sounding too lame.
      Now, everyone believes  I don’t care for anyone
      because I suck at giving   good consolation.
      If  I write a eulogy to express how I feel
      will anyone believe it,
      or care if it’s real,

because I ain’t crying?
I ain’t crying.
No use crying  
when the wolf
      is always at the door.

      The autumn sun fell on a thick black book,
      and the world never tried to take a real look.
      Although the leaves covered all anyone cared to see,
      they looked the other way and let the miracles be.  

Staying clean, on the path, with a grip on my panic.
I’ve seen the end of days in a myriad of ways,
thirty years or so, ago (back then, I was kind of manic).
Now, I’m sweating out the best of my last dying days.
      So, when I tell you this time, the shit’s gonna get real,
      will you trust that it’s more   than just a bad feeling?
      When I say there’s no way out  for the wicked anywhere,
      will anyone believe?
      Will anyone care?  


I ain’t crying.
I ain’t crying
I won’t be crying.
with wolves
      anymore.  

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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


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


Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 12/2/2009
Excellent and great poem.take care



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.