Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership
Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

See and share Beautiful Nature Photos and amazing photos of interesting places

My brick wall

ANDREA TRAVIS Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled My brick wall which was written by poet ANDREA TRAVIS. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by ANDREA TRAVIS

Best ANDREA TRAVIS Poems

+ Fav Poet

My brick wall

the night, so cold, so quiet.
moonlight to guide my way.
i shiver under silvery stars.
why am i alone tonight
my lonliness my only companion
there are those who could possibly love me
but they really don't know my mind or heart
i have spent years building these barriers
a brick wall around my heart, a barbed fence, to protect my wall, and a mote to enclose it all.
i want to be loved and return it in kind
im so afraid, i've been blind
will truelove i ever find 

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 11/25/2012 9:34:00 PM
    A very sincere write of how you protect your heart. Love will find you one day and your heart will tell you, "this ones okay" . Blessings, Carl

  1. Date: 11/25/2012 9:20:00 PM
    Be open to the open hands / the tender touch that understands / perhaps you'll break the binding band / and be whisked away to wonderland. Wishing you a bright future Andrea. I hope you find your Prince Charming. Enjoyed your poem even though it was sad.