Tune Into My Voice

May 15, 2009
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When will you take the time,
To stop and listen?
To hear my cry,
For your attention.

Perceive with your ear, oh father.
To the words that come from my lips.
How can you not hear me?

Can’t you understand what I am saying?
One day I won’t be here
Gone from you
Away from the hushed silence of love.

Tune into my voice, father.
For I am here,
Right in front of you.
Don’t you hear me?

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Lyrabear said...
Oct. 8, 2009 at 11:56 am
That was beautiful. Your very talented
Lily B. said...
Sept. 6, 2009 at 8:45 pm
Wow. this made me cry. My father has never really been the best at being there and I only see him once every six years. The last time I remember visiting him was Christmas and he was drunk and stoned. This poem is the epitomy of what I feel every sinble day. <3
Anjo! replied...
Sept. 6, 2009 at 9:32 pm
WOW! that just makes my day (i've had a really crappy day) Im sorry for your dad though, that really sucks =[
.xCutMyLifeIntoPiecesx. <. replied...
Sept. 6, 2009 at 9:35 pm
It's ok, I've kind of come to terms with it, it's just sometimes I have to cry just to get it out. But yeah, I'm glad I made your day, you deserve it for being such a good poet! wow, that sounded lame... lol<3
Anjo! replied...
Sept. 6, 2009 at 10:03 pm
Haha, it was kind of dorky, but the dorks are the one that have the most fun =] And im sorry that my poem made you cry, even though letting it out through crying is good.
.xCutMyLifeIntoPiecesx. <. replied...
Sept. 7, 2009 at 11:04 am
yeah, no, see that's my point. I haven't cried about it in a while and i guess it's about time so thanks. And, yes, i am a total dork and i have a lot of fun being one :D
Anjo! replied...
Sept. 8, 2009 at 1:02 am
well im glad my poem let you release all that build up energy of crying. Im a dork too and i have the most fun haha =]
.xCutMyLifeIntoPiecesx. <. replied...
Sept. 8, 2009 at 4:34 pm
haha that's awesome! can i email you? or does that sound creppy...
Anjo! replied...
Sept. 8, 2009 at 10:00 pm
Haha! No, i doesnt sound creepy! I was thinking the same thing i just didnt know how to get into touch with you! lol! I was just wondering how to give you my email without posting it so everyone can see.
Anjo! replied...
Sept. 8, 2009 at 10:01 pm
Oh, wait. I see how you can email me. Up on the top of the page, yeah you totally can =]
.xCutMyLifeIntoPiecesx. <. replied...
Sept. 10, 2009 at 6:19 pm
nah, that just makes it so i can send this poem to my friends. but i'll just give you mine cos if anyone tries to stalk me, i'll just stab them in the throat with a fork anyway. its xXTearsxOfxLunaXx@comcast.net (and it is case-sensitive)
Anjo! replied...
Sept. 11, 2009 at 12:59 am
Haha! you are so funny. lol.
iPonder said...
Sept. 3, 2009 at 7:20 pm
This was beautiful i feel you completely on this one.
TYRON said...
Jun. 8, 2009 at 6:03 pm
if you lost ur father then i kno ur pain
Anjo! replied...
Sept. 8, 2009 at 10:09 pm
No i did not loose my father.
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