laura random


From The Shadows


Alone and afraid
No one to go to
Then you came
From the shadows
Guiding me
I followed
Through the windy paths
Through the straight
Over walls
And under tunnels
Together we stood

Alone I am now
Crowds follow you
Weird I am now
Everyone copies you
Unafraid I am now
Terrified you've become

Submitted: Saturday, September 22, 2012
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (From The Shadows by laura random )

Enter the verification code :

  • Romeo Della Valle (9/23/2012 12:02:00 AM)

    Thought provoking and powerful! A well penned and poignant write that clearly shows your talent in the Poetry World! 10+++ Thank you for sharing and keep writing! God Bless You! Romeo-New York City (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. So sorry, gajanan mishra
  2. My Dream Tonight, Wilfred Mellers
  3. To Joyce, Roger A. Rose
  4. Miriam's danse, Dimitri Khokhlov
  5. The harp players, Mark Heathcote
  6. Heil Britannia, Francie Lynch
  7. The Clouds Out Of An Aeroplane Window, Sambanath Denis
  8. I'm no less, Nassy Fesharaki
  9. On Looking Out The Window Of An Airoplane, Sambanath Denis
  10. Mosaic of Love And Legends By Onkar Nath.., Bijay Kant Dubey

Poem of the Day

poet Christina Georgina Rossetti

Where sunless rivers weep
Their waves into the deep,
She sleeps a charmed sleep:
Awake her not.
Led by a single star,
She came from very far
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]