Learn More

Edgard Canales P

Rookie - 53 Points (Nicaragua)

Inhale / Exhale


Writing is like a breath of fresh air,
inhale words inside my mind
exhale on paper my life uncensored and bare,
in a daze at the sky I stare
pray that God hears my prayers,
and hope that somebody really cares
to see me smile is rare
but there's fire in my eyes not just a little flair...

When I breathe or write it's like I awake
crooked life can't tell the real from the fake.
Nightmares with demons make my body shake,
reality vice-versa
cause I don't sleep at night
only during the day.

Seen a lot of sh.t as a kid
Guilty conscience
so karma in my dreams
gives me silent screams.

In my heart I bare a cross
at times I feel my soul is lost.
It's like I don't belong
missing my family everyday
but God keeps me strong.
Hope one day I make it home
learned to be a man and get it on my own
a Lion,
born leader searching for a throne
so when I'm in my zone
can't help but feel alone.

Inhale, exhale
for all my peoples
up in jail
starring out the windows
hoping for a piece of mail.
Why Chris and Negro had to say goodbye?
why my granny had to die?
try not to cry
but that's a lie
get high and really fly.

When I sleep, I die
My soul leaves my body
and ascends to the after life
done this more than twice,
embrace it to avoid the strife.

It seems like I'm in a dream
every second like a scenes from a movie screen.
inhale more words in a Gasp for air
exhale my poetry and declare
don't take my breath away because
I will be impaired,
motivation My Angels
and my so called crazy aspiration to be a millionaire.

Writing is like a breath of fresh air,
inhale words inside my mind
exhale on paper my life uncensored and bare,
in a daze at the sky I stare
pray that God hears my prayers,
and hope that somebody really cares
to see me smile is rare
but there's fire in my eyes not just a little flair...

Submitted: Saturday, November 10, 2012

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 (Inhale / Exhale by Edgard Canales P )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  6. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  7. 'My Christmas Prayer' (For all who have .., Linda Winchell
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. A Life-Lesson, James Whitcomb Riley
  10. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe

Poem of the Day

poet James Whitcomb Riley

There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
And your tea-set blue,
And your play-house, too,
Are things of the long ago;
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. someone asked me why i have so many jars.., Mandolyn ...
  2. Not A Fairytale, Apolynn Lagaras
  3. let's worship nothing, forever, Mandolyn ...
  4. Keep Patience and Stand, Kumarmani Mahakul
  5. Nothing Seems Right, Andrew Butler
  6. Seventeen Thoughts, A Lifetime, Kewayne Wadley
  7. Strangers Welcome, Kewayne Wadley
  8. What is truth?, Edward Clapham
  9. A Most Happy Holiday, Dorothy (Alves) Holmes
  10. Christmas - Christmas, Dorothy (Alves) Holmes
[Hata Bildir]