Mind like a river

June 20, 2011
By EnochDreams GOLD, Simi Valley, California
EnochDreams GOLD, Simi Valley, California
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Favorite Quote:
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver importance than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars. - Aristotle

‎"I think the biggest thing that my failures have taught me is that you can't succeed without failing"

-Rick Riordan


My mind is like a river.
Flowing a top lethal timbers.
Drain on down the misty way,
Hit someone hard if they stay.
Then I know the tide did no harm.
The timbers no damage to cause alarm.
i plead for them to cross.
Yet they still flee not far.
How far must I ask?
How long must this last?
My mind is like a river.
in any weather I am danger.
Please stay far stay a stranger.
Much like a river that you claim to know.
Ever changing currents let you never know.
My mind is like a river...


The author's comments:
Sometimes life just makes you feel alone. Yes it is easy to push people away. This is about that, keep pushing people away no matter how lonely you get.

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on Mar. 1 2012 at 12:26 pm
poetidea_myworld_22 PLATINUM, Rediville, South Carolina
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Favorite Quote:
"A girl doesn't need anyone who doesn't need her" Marylin Monroe

amazing poem :D


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