Can’t Seem to Help Myself

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic


A free verse poem of empowering myself.


On this dangerous battlefield,

Some of my soldiers become casualties.

 

Rushing to aid my wounded troops,

But I am also injured behind enemy lines.

 

Offering assistance to anyone in distress,

All while I wrap my cuts with gauze.

 

Helping others is an easy task,

Yet empowering myself is a hard mission.

 

Healing my scars is a rough assignment,

But it’s a duty that will be fulfilled with time.


Submitted: March 17, 2018

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rrwrites0

A deep and well written poem! Well done!

Sat, March 17th, 2018 8:32pm

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Thank you so much for reading and enjoying my work!

Sat, March 17th, 2018 1:54pm

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