Poem for a Dead Tree

Jagged edges rip the sky

Lonely omen that must die

One solitary gnarled tree

Creating themes of Calvary

Merciless twisted and turned

Brittle black bruised burned

Once green shelter, laughter too

Where lovers came to kiss and woo

Neath blue skies promises

Golden twilight echoed sighs

Now brittle death and silent songs

And darkness rising mournfully





Dead tree

More by this Author

Comments 2 comments

My Cultured End profile image

My Cultured End 6 years ago from ireland

yeah good job i like!

leni sands profile image

leni sands 6 years ago from UK

Love this poem. I might have put it under the poetry section of hubpages, thanks for writing it.

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.

    Click to Rate This Article