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the cockroach

The cockroach

The cockroach sneaks n’ scales
Listens to the walls
Secrets can be ear-splitting
People are unusual
Humans
The darkness receives
Scaly sticky feet
Slinking hiding creeping
I see you you know
You twitch
Cringe at my presence
Your dark is no where near as pitch
As mine
I scatter
I zag n’ zag
As filthy
As rich
I hide
But I see you n’ hear you
I am these walls
This dirt
The scum
I am the cockroach

written by vampvamp

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Comments

  • Wolfdocter
    Wolfdocterover 2 years ago

    Interesting word work, very image provoking from start to finish. Amazingly written Vamps :)

  • glad you had the time to peruse dear sir, very pleased to hear that & i am grateful.
    3 cheers for you & 3 beers! ;D xoxoxo

    – vampvamp

  • solareclips~Julie  Alexander
    solareclips~Ju...over 2 years ago

    I hate those little critters, more than anything! I like your app"roach"!

  • hahahaha, awesome pun! ;) thank you so much! ;D

    – vampvamp

  • Thea T
    Thea Tover 2 years ago

    Ewwww….this is so wonderfully ‘cockroachy’ Vamp!!!
    that line…“Your dark is no where near as pitch”…..perfection :)

  • bows well thank you maam….
    it’s all symbolic i guess. :)

    – vampvamp

  • Dr. Harmeet Singh
    Dr. Harmeet Singhover 2 years ago

    good one

  • glad you think so thanks!

    – vampvamp

  • debzandbex
    debzandbexover 2 years ago
    Pictures with words seeing the cockroach’s perspective, great work!!!
  • awesome thank you… :)

    – vampvamp

  • lisameryl
    lisamerylover 2 years ago

    Intense…love it!

  • thanks darl! ;]

    – vampvamp

  • Danica Radman
    Danica Radmanover 2 years ago

  • aww too cool! :) xo

    – vampvamp

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