IN THE WARMTH OF THE DARKNESS
In the darkness of those hours,
Before the dawn creeps in.
Filled with silent peacefulness,
Before the day begins.
To learn while still a child,
What this life is meant to be.
To know it goes beyond myself,
It's so much more than me.
I was very, very touched by this body of work. This inspired me to be a better person and have a good heart. I was crying a lot for weeks and weeks after figuring out the true meaning of this...
in Aging Poems
I'M STILL HERE
My looks are nothing special,
My face reveals my age,
I would like to tell you that your poem touched my heart. I have been interested in learning from older individuals throughout my career as a physical therapist. I recently returned to school...
in Hope Poems
I've always viewed life from the side lines,
Just watching it passing me by,
In the past too afraid to just let go and live,
And lately too tired to try.
This poem describes how I feel in my life, and it's hard for me to express myself because I'm afraid. I'm trying to let go of my past that I have held onto for most of my life.