Get Your Premium Membership

Dashed hope

Heart dropps time stops. Frozen in shock To the ticking of the clock. I beg for the return of the floorboards stolen from under my feet. Gasping for air, stranded on an oxygen-deprived planet. main supporting pillars crumble as joy is dashed from my world my eyes go dead. with nothing but pain rolling around in my head. * I scratch at my chest digging for the whole in my heart. It's for the best. mind off the charts. eyes brimming with tears newly confirmed fears chest collapsing on me I no longer can see Wraped in a cloak of shame I officailly lost the game. My playing peice returns to start. wishing for the stop of my heart. offered to numb it out by the day. still "No" I shall say. I go home to cry alone. Dread flowing to my bone. waiting to repeat, on my self I beat. hiding from the sun, I'm so done. Tired from the strain, Dancing in the rain fractured heat alone, waiting with a broken heart of stone.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

Post Comments

Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth so only provide specific positive comments that indicate what you appreciate about the poem.

Please Login to post a comment

A comment has not been posted for this poem. Encourage a poet by being the first to comment.