Treasure Island

Tracee Olga

(28th July 1990 / Nairobi, Kenya)

Am Sorry


Am sorry that I don’t pray as I ought to
Am sorry that I doubt you sometime
Am sorry that I question you all the time
Am sorry that my prayers are all selfish
Am sorry I talk to much
Am sorry that people question my salvation
Coz then it shows am not living as you want me to
Am sorry I cannot see beyond my closed door
And that’s why I have loads of questions
Am sorry that many a times I get stuck between the altar and the door
Am sorry that I judge
Coz when I do people only know what am against and not what am for
Am sorry am slowing the gospel
With my denomination and my translation of the Bible
Am sorry that am a complainer
Am sorry I drag your people down
With my reluctance to spread your love
Am sorry I hold grudges
Yet you command me to forgive
Am sorry I hate yet you love
Am sorry that I have to sorry every time I pray
Am sorry because sometime am not even sorry
Am sorry that am sorry now
Am sorry that am ending this with ‘am sorry’

Submitted: Saturday, April 12, 2014
Edited: Saturday, April 12, 2014

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