Iris Mista

(Bolsward)

Empty Poem


A song of lucid hope
I would love to write
A pure way to cope
A tune o so bright

A dance of the sweetest lightness
I would love to write
A pure way of brightness
for no one to hide

Blank lines of a staff
An empty silent song
No notes on my behalf
No tune to make strong

A poem so clearly true
I would love to write
To take away any woe
to enlighten all fright

All I have is an empty marker
And nothing but emptiness to write
The grating words of a barker
with vocal cords too tight

Submitted: Monday, April 07, 2014
Edited: Monday, April 07, 2014

Topic(s): Depression


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Complex PTSD

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May 6,2013

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