When does it begin?"

March 8, 2010
Can you fix something in the midst
Of It's breaking?
Or must you wait
For complete desecration of the Soul,
Before you begin a Resurrection of
The broken and Tender spirit?

Can restoration of the weak begin
Now, as they fall apart? Or must
Every piece be torn away and every
Hope be dashed or fade?
Like a Flower it dies slowly till there's
Nothing left. A lifeless form lying
Still, and alone, and frail.

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Pitiful_Anonymous said...
Jul. 2, 2010 at 1:45 am

Full of emotion! i LOVE that! You have worked your way into my heart as a writer. :)

It's really great, and i can tell that this wasn't a fake "oh i'll write this to seem dark or cool" kind of thing, it's genuien (idk if thts right llol) and that's what makes it great. :)

respecturself7 replied...
Jul. 2, 2010 at 3:43 pm
Thanks so much! I really appreciate your support. Hopefully a few of my other poems will be posted soon, they take FOREVER to post stuff.
respecturself7 replied...
Jul. 2, 2010 at 3:45 pm
P.S thanks also for your great perception. I don't write unless I can let myself slip into an emotion.
XCLover said...
May 30, 2010 at 2:11 pm
I need inspiration to write a decent poem as well. You are a good writer, keep it up.
just.be.me said...
May 21, 2010 at 8:47 pm
I really like all of the rhetorical questions in this!  It is really thought provoking!
sunnyhunny This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 20, 2010 at 10:13 am
Wow, I really like this and admire your dedication to your writing.
jonas_chick899 said...
May 20, 2010 at 7:37 am
i can tell ur emotions went into this:)))koool poem
tdnarb replied...
May 21, 2010 at 12:17 am
Very thought provoking poem.  Once again, good job!
respecturself7 replied...
May 21, 2010 at 10:23 am
Thank you!!!!!!!:)
BabyV replied...
Jun. 14, 2010 at 9:44 pm
very deep, all your poems i have to always read them twice to get the message, but that what makes them sooooo good.
respecturself7 replied...
Jul. 13, 2010 at 4:53 pm
I said it once I'll say it again. almost all my poems are in a bit of a jumble due to idk I had them in the correct formate and when I submitted them they got messed up!
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