Garrett Nakai


Y-O-U Poem by Garrett Nakai


Sitting here closing my eyes.Glad to be alive.I know I wouldn't have

met you.If I haven't changed schools.Not to mention.That I've dreamed

about you.I couldn't have asked more than to breathe life in.I don't

know what much more to do but just get my pen.Write down my thoughts

to release my pains.I know there's not much more to gain.I have you in

the back of my head.I can't get you out, all my walls are red.I had to

cut out my heart's beat.And I hand it to you when we meet.You dropped

it in the sand.I couldn't believe what I've done.Tried to give you my

hand.Just like that you were gone.I have seen many days.I have seen

many nights.I'm waiting for you to come here and lay.To lighten up my

cries and hold me tight.Stitch up my scars for they mark my skin.I am

tired of looking at my cuts.They are making my head spin.I am tired of

my own guts.I don't want to be here.I want to go.I know that your out

there.I'm feeling really blue and low.I think I'm starting to lose my

glow.There is only one thing I want you to know.I know that most of my

poems are worn and torn.But I don't care because this only pretains to

YOU.

Submitted: Sunday, June 16, 2013
Edited: Monday, July 29, 2013

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

Form:


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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

This one was inspired by the lost of another love poem. Had to write another one just like it. It's not like before but it sums it up.

Comments about this poem (Y-O-U by Garrett Nakai )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Disabled, Wilfred Owen
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Alone, Maya Angelou
  10. Television, Roald Dahl
[Hata Bildir]