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Hunger has me

Hunger has me
In its grasp.
 
My tongue
Never yearned
Nor desired for
A drop of water.
 
My nose never
Sought to be near
Simmering meat,
Nor flours dressed
In sweetness.
My hands
Never felt empty.
 
But now
With no soul
To be found.
My tongue drowns,
My nose searches,
My hands need.
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Poetry.com 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 26 reviews.
Janis Plugis More than 1 year ago
Deep feelings, Please read my poem "Butterfly Of Night" http://poetry.com/poems/1348868
coolaziz man More than 1 year ago
I love what you wrote!!
Peggy Frigard More than 1 year ago
You are so talented! And, you are very well-versed. I hope to be able to read more from you!
Ziad Sarraf More than 1 year ago
nice work keep forword
John Stepp More than 1 year ago
Made me hungry, and I just ate. lol
Rafael Tarn More than 1 year ago
beautiful and touching. i love the ambiguity of the poem.
Victoria Burney More than 1 year ago
really got my attention, liked it a lot
seth dawson More than 1 year ago
i like it
David Justin Abraham More than 1 year ago
great
Jessyica Bishop More than 1 year ago
love it
Cece Sparkle More than 1 year ago
This poem is beautiful & has a nice flow in it :')
Mystic Rivers More than 1 year ago
Now send prayers/thoughts to the 3000 residents forced to leave their home of Eastern Aleppo, Syria.
alexandra Tolkkinen More than 1 year ago
hope you're ok
Kathy Mathers More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed reading your poem and your play on Sences x
ARUN MAZUMDER More than 1 year ago
fine
Lynda Potter 12 months ago
I like the imagery
sonia crt 5 months ago
good one
Darlene Dai'Re More than 1 year ago
good
Aroma distinct More than 1 year ago
Nice job, Annette
Carl Maulbeck More than 1 year ago
I love the metaphor and double entendre thorugh the poem
Dale Raymond More than 1 year ago
Good expression.
Mara B More than 1 year ago
Really Nice and well a little funny=)
Kari Kay More than 1 year ago
nice
Nick More than 1 year ago
Huh?
Moatter Aqeel 7 months ago
deep thoughts yaar please read my poem mother !!! 
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