Sindal Benson

(04/18/1992 / ENTERPRISE)

HOPE


I was thrown to the dirt
The dirt that I was created with
I was left upon the Earth
The Earth that we live on
I was trampled on like stone
Trampled by the wild beasts of this world
I was thrown into the darkness
The darkenss we all fear
I was thrown out by my mother
The mother who gave me life
I was one step from death
The one thing I fear
I was so close to hell
The hell in which there is no return
When I reached up to take a hand
A hand that brought me back from my deepest despair
I had fallen and had been given hope
This hope had given me water to sooth the dried soul
This hope had given me food to strengthen my fragile body
This hope took me by the hand to a land we all know
This hope was spread through my heart
This hope I share in hope to bring you a chance to feel hope for yourself

Submitted: Monday, April 06, 2009
Edited: Thursday, May 14, 2009
Listen to this poem:

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 (HOPE by Sindal Benson )

Enter the verification code :

  • Catrina Heart (4/9/2009 12:04:00 AM)

    Great message and poem to impart to all of us...........Hope to have in our hearts no matter what! .........lovely! (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Flowers, David Griebel
  2. Apple Sauce And Chicken Fried, Effie Waller Smith
  3. Generosity, Babatunde Aremu
  4. Futile Peace Troll, Aftab Alam
  5. Dragons, David Griebel
  6. After Reading the Song of Hiawatha, Effie Waller Smith
  7. Two Things, Taurai, George Pfumbi
  8. I listened, I listened, I listened, arshad arshad
  9. Preparation, Effie Waller Smith
  10. News York City, Ima Ryma

Poem of the Day

poet Charles Stuart Calverley

He stood, a worn-out City clerk —
Who'd toil'd, and seen no holiday,
For forty years from dawn to dark —
Alone beside Caermarthen Bay.
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. On the Pulse of Morning, Maya Angelou
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. You Will Forever Be In My Heart, Crystal Piatt
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Television, Roald Dahl
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  10. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]