Treasure Island

Leila Hadi


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My arms reach for heaven
but my feet are firmly rooted in hell
I'd like to escape the fire
but i'm not doing well
My efforts mean nothing
only suffering will suffice
I'm stuck here
in the depths of the night

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013

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  • Gajanan Mishra (4/4/2013 7:41:00 AM)

    I'm stuck here. wonderful and true. good write. thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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