Broken Wing

September 2, 2010
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My golden halo has turned to gray
I yearn so deeply for my yesterday
Life has the habit of knocking you down
I've gone so deep I feel I might drown
I want to soar, I want to fly
But all my chances have passed me by
I've made mistakes, one after the other
I tried to hide them but they couldn't be covered
I wanted so badly to be something great
But it seems to me that just isn't my fate
Though I tried my hardest to make up for my past
The light couldn't escape the shadow it casts
So I'll stay in the dark, though I long for the light
I know, for me, it will always be night
I'll always have my halo to remind me
That what I want I will never be
The life I longed for, a forgotten thing
It's hard to fly with a broken wing

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WhingsOfAnOutcast said...
Sept. 24, 2010 at 11:41 am
wow... this is just amazing theres no words to describe how much I love it!!! I can relate to this feeling alot. AMAZING poem! X3
TreeFrog replied...
Sept. 24, 2010 at 5:48 pm
Thank you so much! =D
WhingsOfAnOutcast replied...
Sept. 25, 2010 at 1:15 am
your welcome!! X3 I really do love this poem it hits home with me X3
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