Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 10,107,409
VxPoem ID: 7534
Posted: November 18th. 2004 11:55:55 AM
Age Group: Adult
It is not for you that I write this
As I have many times before
I have tried so hard to fight this
To turn and shut this door
But the wind keeps blowing it open
To a room warm, blurry, and bright
I enter always hoping
A soul’s eager, hopeless plight
I am kept here, drawn and bound
And so farther in I go
Hearts have fallen to the ground
With nothing left to show
Given all there was to be had
Taken more than was offered
The air is stifling, heavy and sad
More than I have suffered
The fire is now an ember
Still hope, no matter how small
If only I could remember
The feeling before the fall…
Shawnee, June 2002
Author's Location: Land O' Lakes, Florida
More Poems: Shawnee has posted 47 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Shawnee - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: No, I have not opted to receive Pagan Invites! Please don't send me anonymous invites to groups, sales and events.
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2014 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wrenâ€™s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witchesâ€™ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.