Hope Poem

Better Days Will Come

My poem is about holding on for better days and waiting for the bad times to pass. With all the sad news recently about Caroline Flack and mental health/suicide awareness being so prevalent in the news, this poem is just trying to say please don't think things will always be this bad. Please don't give up. You are not alone. It is a plea to anyone who might ever feel like there is nothing left to live for.

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Just Wait For The Sun

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Published: March 11, 2020

When everything's darkness
And you feel so alone,
When the rain doesn't stop
And you can't make it home,
When it feels all is lost
And you just want to run,
It can't rain forever.
Just wait for the sun.

When family is pain,
When friends can't be found,
When you just want to scream
But you can't find the sound,
When it's all your fault,
And you feel like you're done,
Just wait for the sun.
The sunshine will come.

The storm always passes.
It won't last forever.
The rain always stops and gives way to good weather.
The brightest and warmest of days still to come.
Please wait for the sun.
The sunshine will come.

People who need you,
People who still love you
Can warm up your soul like the sunshine above you.
You're never alone,
No matter what's done.
Wait for the sun.
Just wait for the sun.

Dark clouds always pass.
I promise you, hun.
We're all waiting with you.
Just wait for the sun.

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  • Byron by Byron
  • 4 months ago

Thank you for this. It brought me to tears before I had even finished. And perhaps that was just what I needed.

  • Lisa Marks by Lisa Marks Poet
  • 3 months ago

Thank you!

  • MD AAMIR SUHAIL by MD AAMIR SUHAIL
  • 4 months ago

Thank you Miss Lisa Marks for sharing your beautiful poem with us. A lot of people around the globe are slipping into depression amidst the lockdown, and the ones who were suffering from it for a long time are finding it worse, some to the extent that they are attempting suicide. Your optimistic poem gives us hope, and we put our faith in God, waiting for the sun and the sunshine to come.

  • Lisa Marks by Lisa Marks Poet
  • 2 months ago

Hi! Thank you so much for your lovely comment.

  • Kirti Sonee by Kirti Sonee
  • 5 months ago

Hi Lisa, your poem just echoes today's world problem, and it gives hope to everyone. My son heard it and trying to learn it as he so wants to tell it to his friends and family (virtually). Thanks again for giving us hope through your hope.

  • Lisa Marks by Lisa Marks Poet
  • 3 months ago

Hi Kirti, thanks so much for taking the time to comment. It's so nice and flattering that you liked it.

  • Abhilasha Supe by Abhilasha Supe
  • 6 months ago

Hey, you did a great job. I love this poem. Lisa, I really love your poem because we could all use a little hope right now. Tensions in each home are increasing being cooped up all day, and it feels like this is never-ending. But a day is going to come when this will be history. I love your poem. It's so wholesome.

  • Lisa Marks by Lisa Marks Poet
  • 3 months ago

Hi, thank you so much for your comment. I'm so happy you liked it.

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