Submit a Poem
Get Your Premium Membership
spacer
 

When The Wolf Cies

Travis Lone Hill Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled When The Wolf Cies which was written by poet Travis Lone Hill. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Travis Lone Hill

Best Travis Lone Hill Poems

+ Fav Poet

When The Wolf Cies

 When The Wolf Cries 
The wolf cries out to the great chief in loneliness, pain and sorrow/ Not because his pack is hungry but because his people are hungry/ He cries because he smells defeat and anguish among his own/ He hears their life, their death and he hears their dreams…….
 The wolf cries out to what seems like nothingness for some thingness/ He cries not because his pack is changing but because his people are changing/ He sees very few cultural leaders left if anymore left and many more young lost souls that continue to follow/ He cries because his very own pack has divided themselves among their own culture and very own way of life…….
 He cries not because his people are now living but because his very own culture is dying/ So he cries out for a leader to step up above all obstacles and bring back the dream of the buffalo so that it may roam again in our minds and our young hearts again/ He yearns for the dream of not one but many leaders to walk up our own staff’s high altitude to humbleness and gratitude/
 He cries because he can see that we are killing each other but more important is ourselves/The eagle seems to be caged and our warriors of many become imprisoned from death and self-destruction which can seem like the end of the trail/ But the day is coming when he will see a young modern day chief walk that less traveled path so that once again his people and their very own dreams on eagle wings fly when the WOLF WILL TRULY CRY……..

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
 
  1. Date: 10/22/2012 8:33:00 AM

    Congratulations on being featured this week. I enjoyed reading your work

  1. Date: 10/17/2012 12:11:00 PM

    Welcome you to the P-Soup , hope you will have a lot of fun to share your poems here with us. - Your poem is very well written, I like it. - oxox love Anne-Lise :)