I am your constant companion. I am your greatest helper or heaviest burden. I will push you onward or drag you down to failure. I am completely at your command. Half of the things you do you might as well turn over to me and I will do them – quickly and correctly. I am … Continue reading What is it? (4)
Getting out of bed in the wee hours of the morning, Day after day slogging your ass off for hours on end. • Why do you do what you do? • Facing closed doors, Getting disappointments left, right and centre. • Why do you do what you do? • It's tiring, It's frustrating. Results aren't … Continue reading Why do you do what you do?
When you find yourself at crossroads in life, Trembling, afraid and scared to move, What do you do? • When you face uncertain times in life, Panicking, stressed and unsure what to do, What do you do? • I turn to God the Almighty, Opening up His book for words of encouragement, Falling on my … Continue reading Crossroads
Its been 2 years. This is the last poem you wrote for me when things ended. Maybe i'm just biased and maybe it's just because I can relate to all the raw, personal emotions and memories attached in the words you wrote. You've always had a knack for writing, but this has been a masterpiece … Continue reading The last gift.
Written about in caves decades ago, Drawn, scribbled and sketched. . Passed down from generation to generation, Absolutely essential for survival. . More valuable than gold & diamonds, For it people have lied, stolen and killed. . However once obtained, Never to be stolen or given away. . Now you can work for it, Common-place … Continue reading What is it? (3)
Depth, darkness and gloom was all I knew, Absence of light everyday in lieu. . Daily, almost ritualistically, Praying my heart out on a pew. . Standing first, then on both knees, Hopelessness and helplessness surrounded me. . Growing up I started to find comfort within, Losing sight of the hope without. . Forever trapped … Continue reading Chasing Shadows
A common theme for everyone, Connects us all universally. . There since the fall of mankind Men have been plagued with its presence. . Many reasons why it comes, Many forms it can take. . No man can guarantee its prevention, Affects even the strongest of us all. . Wise men have devoted their lives … Continue reading What is it? (2)
Ever elusive, Even mysterious. What is it men seek? . None can say what tis' is, But all know it exists. . Words paint of it a poor picture, Been described since time immemorial. . Many forms it can take, Strikes upon man when they least expect. . You can't plan for its arrival, Strong … Continue reading What is it? (1)
Of more value than gold, That no one else can hold. . You may chase it like a hound, But once lost never found. . Some splurge on worldly pleasures, Be it physical, emotional or mental. . Some purge themselves of such, Believing too much is detrimental. . Everyone starts off thinking they have plenty, … Continue reading Time