Posts tagged ‘starting over’

Starting Over

  He left nothing behind Sold most of stuff Gave away or threw away The rest Purchased one way Greyhound ticket End of the line With…

XI

  Is there anything more humbling than to lose one’s dignity? I lost mine Now Very difficult Climbing out of the well and regain my self…

CV

  The return Very difficult On my hands and knees Picking up Broken pieces Of stained glass Then  Trying  To glue everything back together    …

CCCX

  self-worth gone once wore pressed clothes stood tall today all have walked away     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry…

CCCXCI

Sure I have been hurt Ground up Face rubbed in dirt Cheated Severely burnt Picked up what is left Moved on No way will I sing…

CDVIII

  no longer a pet in society’s zoo paddling fully loaded canoe survive or die unconcerned nighttime entertained by stars in sky   Copyright© Edge of…

CDXX

walking tossing torn photos pulled from dirty bag looking as if…….. relinquishing past the Man frantically shouting to rush hour traffic “please be my friend”  …

CDXCVII

sitting on beach chair smoking Cuban cigar drinking coconut rum cooking myself in sun Reminiscing it was a fantastic run no longer same same everything will…

DX

  The sun will soon burn into the water and take the day’s final breath. Alone, I walk on the white sand beach, tossing shells into…

Haiku #219

  Nothingness Sand blowing into eyes and ears Sit down take sip forget         Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

The Cycle

Written by: Carioca Da Gema   First of many Attention and dreams of others Quickly shattered One of many Clawed shameful way back Exceeded Ahead of…