Mental MountainsWhen Im with you, you make me happy, you make my day.
But it feels like were not together, and youre so far, far away.
And all I wanna do,
Is just get to you.
But all these mental mountains keep me from doing so.
Mountains that I need to conquer, mountains that I need to cross,
Because if I dont get to be with you, Ill be lost.
The first is the one which I make high, or keep low,
It is called Mt. Expectations;
It is the one that helps me with the choice: stay or go?
This one is based on if I think its gonna work or not,
If I want to risk everything that weve got.
The next is the one with chasms, so wide and deep
It is called Mt. Fear,
And Im afraid the slopes here will be too steep,
That I wont be able to get to you, my dear.
To stop my thoughts, thats all I need,
Cause if I have to make a big jump, Ive got to stop thinking,
Or else I wont make it, Ill fall, and bleed.
The third is the one thats j
Six Second Poem"We're all the same," she said. "Friend, tell me," she asked, "how are we different?"Six Second Poem9 months ago in Free Verse More Like This
For six seconds I paused, then I said:
Some of us ..
love more than we hate,
laugh more than we cry,
work harder than we play, but
live before we die.
Some of us don't.
And that, my friend, is how we are all different.