Treasure Island

Devon McElveen

(April 3,1993 / Norwalk, CT)

Nights


Days turn to nights,
Nights turn to days.
As everything vanishes
Only time stays.
To find peace in this world
Means to break hate.
But what must one do
To reach such a state?
I feel that there is
Something we have missed.
Since there is no such thing
As true bliss.
If life is light,
And death is darkness and peace.
Then the night is where
I would always like to be.

Submitted: Friday, April 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013

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