A Poem by MikeW

Author: MikeW
Created: November 30, 2010 at 06:48 am
Upload Type: Poem, G (All)  
Category: Sad | Health | General/Other
Upload Stats: 2 comments and 840 views

Drown my pain, not my spirit

Drown my pain, not my spirit

how odd how perverse that
all which is missed

the routine the humdrum
the week’s shopping list

that I once called painfully,
mind-numbingly dull

seems now like a life
so exciting and full

and here this distorted
reflection of me

not dying not living
just asking to be

not burning not drowning
just one more time free.

© MikeW - all rights reserved

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