Category: Poetry

Not An Easygoing Person

She used to dream Of becoming a doctor Sick people she wanted to heal But life events shocked her Lost and alone She started walking On the path of unknown Looking for her calling People she knew dying She realised one thing Plans are constantly changing Can’t afford to keep stalling Always been sheltered Protected…

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If You Listen

The past few weeks Have been difficult to process We have watched the police using violence against protesters Some take advantage We call them looters People want change But the response is slaughter How can a skin color can determine privileges and status Flags and statues burning no law we can trust How is this…

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How Does A Person Change?

How does a person changeWhen the world feels dark and heavyA spotlight onstageI yearn for peace, Lord please lead me I am drifting away from the goodLost and lonelySearching for signs of YouHoping you’ll shine light on me I ask myself whyWhy bad things happen?Why people pass away?Why do we suffer? Trouble timesI am moving…

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Supporting Role

willing to listencall me anytimei’ll always be herei’ll hold you for a while listening but they don’t get itbroken words and full of liesno one cares, they’ll leave you bewhy do people lie? friends should be a support systemshould have your back for lifekeep in touch, ask how you feelbut the spot is always unoccupied…

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Secrets

hiding is something that haunts uskeep it underneath and forget it fastshow the best version of yourselfignore the doubts in your head refusing to see the truthconfrontation never been smoothtoo comfortable to change anythingthis is how you defined living stealing secrets we keepa word carries burden that will creepthey like honesty, they sayyet no one…

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All We Have Is Now

The world is still standingEven if it started with disastersListen and reflect to the things you have doneMonths from now you’ll still be alone and lingering We have learned to adapt and growStuck in our home finding comfortLoud noises are gone, only silenceLook outside and you’ll see nothing There are types of peopleOne who complains…

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Last Chance To Turn Around

when a door closes, it’s like a punch in the face everything was sudden stunned and speechless waiting for a turn aroundtrying to understandwaiting for a phone calla messagepraying it’ll come backkeeping an ear openin case something’s changedaren’t we always wrong to think more?months have passed and we realisedacceptance followsstill be gratefulbut forget the dreams…

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Run Around

They told you noIt will never work outTold you experiences of their ownHope always lead to a let downBreak down your dreamsNever having faith you could win People who have made itOvercame their fears and insecuritiesAchieving the impossibleOwning their mistakes and be responsibleGetting through storms and rainsFocusing only on their aim You only have yourself…

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There Are Many Things I Keep Hidden

I hide my fearNever letting anyone come nearI hide my scarsExpressing my sadness thru the work of artI hide my insecurityGiving up faith in humanityI hide my disappointmentsOpening up now is pointlessI hide my hopeGrasping to hold on to a ropeI hide my dreamsStaying in this horrorific themeI hide my griefLying beneath the water surface…

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