Was going to call this,

A touch of frost.

Think that's already taken.




WINTER DAYS

Summers coming,

Heard the bluebells ring.

From the very start.

Not easy to think of such things,

When you have a frozen heart.

 

Cannot see insecuritys,

The legacy of the mind.

Cannot let them in,

Bullying lasts a life time.

 

Winter days my solace,

No one comes to call.

Used to waste my days,

No one cares at all.

 

Bullying a funny thing,

Don't want to go out.

Don't want to stay in,

 I'm a agoraphobic

 Claustrophobic,

What ever I do

there's no win.

 

There's no hope,

No sun no rays.

Even if I was a kleptomaniac,

I couldn't steal myself away.

 

Letting people in hurts,

pretending to be your friend. 

That's when the stabbing start's.

Think I prefer my winter days,

As much as my frozen heart.

 

 

 

 

 





Poetry by Alan J Ripley The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2022-03-11 at 03:22

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F.i.in.e Moods The PoetBay support member heart!
Unfortunately too familiar with the effects of bullyism... as your words demonstrate, it can have a life-long kind of effect, in fact. What you express about it in this poem really pinpoints the consequences of such bad treatment on someone's life. It's a sad truth which you worded very touchingly. Thanks for sharing and I'm sorry to learn it was your experience.
2022-04-16


AFRODITE STATHI The PoetBay support member heart!
This is so beautiful and smart!!!Although sad made me laugh your line about "Even if i was a kleptomaniac,i couldn't steal my self away".A good read for us all!!!
2022-03-11