Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership
Quote of the Day

Quote Left"A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world."Quote Right

by Joseph Addison

  |  Comment

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

The Rope

Adam Piper Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled The Rope which was written by poet Adam Piper. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Adam Piper

Best Adam Piper Poems

+ Fav Poet

The Rope

one day
we will wake up
and things
will  never
be the same

nothing changes
and everything
stays the same
when we are 
wrapped up
and twisted 
inside
life's game

we fuss
and we fight
and want things
to be right
but when
it all 
comes down

we are still
lost
and nothing is 
found

we think we can cope
at the end of our
ropes
but the length
is never
enough

and life remains
tough
but we keep on
because there
is nothing left
to hold onto

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 6/7/2012 10:36:00 AM

    When I click on one of your poems I know it will be truly exceptional Adam. Thank you for sharing your words with us. I hope all is well with you and yours. I will stop back again soon. Love, Carol