Yourself

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

Featured Review on this writing by Ashley I Read


A monologue about being yourself.


How long, O how long will it be

Until you will notice me?

Must I be like your friend

Or your own enemy

To be part of reality?

 

How long, O how long are you blind

That it's me you cannot find?

Your face you think you see

Because the water is clear.

However, I do not appear.

 

How long, O how long will you dream?

Wake up! We can be a team.

We can resist our foe,

Keep the friends we know,

And I, Yourself, welcomed home.


Submitted: August 14, 2018

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Ashley I Read

This is a beautiful poem and I love the structure

Fri, November 30th, 2018 11:01pm

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Thank you for your encouraging words and support.

Fri, November 30th, 2018 5:42pm

dewey green

Nice!

Thu, October 21st, 2021 12:53pm

Meaghan Kalena

Beautiful poem :)

Wed, December 29th, 2021 1:03am

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