Typical Life

April 13, 2015
By WordReveler BRONZE, N/A, Washington
WordReveler BRONZE, N/A, Washington
3 articles 8 photos 9 comments

Swallowed in sadness,
Drowned in despair,
Turned around for help,
But no one was there.

There's a hole in my heart,
A cave in my bones,
Tunnels of crushed hopes,
And mournful tones;
Hope passes by,
but as I reach for it,
it withers and dies.

Shattered dreams,
Clashed, like slivers of glass,
Glitter the floor of my heart;
I need for this nightmare to pass.

Life is a cluttered place
of rotting memories,
When I try to restore them,
I just give up, my sorrows increase.
So what am I to do,
With this hole in my heart?
When I shove sadness down,
It flies of the chart!
Yet, I do have a friend,
That does help me cope,
Though I’m pummeled with depression,
I do have some hope.



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on Jan. 18 2017 at 7:32 am
LeisurelySketches SILVER, Mohali, Punjab, California
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Favorite Quote:
Your life has a limit but knowledge has none. (Zhuangzi)

Beautifully descriptive and a heartfelt poem.

on Nov. 25 2015 at 3:12 pm
CNBono17 SILVER, Rural, South Carolina
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Favorite Quote:
Lego ergo sum (Latin—I read, therefore, I am)
The pen is mightier than the sword—unknown
Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, and in purity—1 Timothy 4:12

Beautiful. I love it! The emotion is so authentic!

on Jun. 1 2015 at 10:02 am
WordReveler BRONZE, N/A, Washington
3 articles 8 photos 9 comments
Thank you. :)

on May. 29 2015 at 3:15 pm
WordAddict GOLD, Montclair, New Jersey
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Favorite Quote:
"Timshel!"

Bravo! You have such a wonderful rhythm in the way the words are laid out, and you really understand the emotion the poem is expressing. You're a great poet. :)


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