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I'm Sleeping Outside

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Below is the poem entitled I'm Sleeping Outside which was written by poet Valerie Kaseman. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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I'm Sleeping Outside

I've tried to tamper with such precious time
Looked forward and back with open eyes
I wonder about the day I'll die
Will there be rain or shine?
Maybe both, maybe none
As I speak another life has begun
Wish them luck as they carry on
Bewildered within these starry nights
I thought of time when I have lied
Oh such precious time
It flies
(im sleeping outside)
Signs and dreams lead me to believe
That somehow, some way
I'll be something great
Do I choose to be nieve?
They'll never know
Do I choose to be so weak?
It'll never show
(I'll be sleeping outside)
Love is such a clishey it seems
Something I could only see
Her eyes drew us in like summer heat 
Cupids arrows were made of clay
Oh yes I've longed for this day
I knew I wasnt lying anymore
(I always sleep outside
where the weather is nice
I can feel everything for what it's worth
dont give me signs or written lines
give me your solid words)

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  1. Date: 10/2/2012 11:04:00 PM
    Lovely poem Valerie! 'Solid words' - I like that!

  1. Date: 9/30/2012 9:50:00 AM
    A belated warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you this morning Valerie. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. Hoping you find even more inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. Thank you for sharing. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 9/29/2012 9:11:00 PM
    Hey welcome to the soup I slept outside last night nice verse I like it

  1. Date: 9/22/2012 11:04:00 AM
    Very good poem. complex rhyme scheme. Good job.