Go Back   WritersBeat.com > Write Here > Poetry

Poetry Sit down or take a stand in this poetry section.

Learning To Accept Miracles

Thread Tools
Old 03-16-2012, 03:30 AM
Jinjonator's Avatar
Jinjonator (Offline)
Scribbling Master
Official Member
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: The Space That's In Between Insane and Insecure
Posts: 993
Thanks: 19
Thanks 45
Send a message via MSN to Jinjonator
Default Learning To Accept Miracles

When I think of the things you said
And the way that you're in my head
I never felt like I was good enough
I know you don't like to hear those things
But wait for what the next part brings
The best part's coming up

Friends like you are a rarity
With a kindness like a charity
It feels so hard living up
But when I'm circling the drain
You always pull me up again
I promise I'm not giving up

I'll write my millionth verse
About how you get me through the worst
I have to get the words out somehow
I feel better now about myself
Since you pulled me out of my own hell
You make me feel so happy now

You're always reaching out to me
My silence lasts an eternity
But we can say that's just a quirk
You're the girl, goes out, has fun
And I am just the quiet one
I think that dynamic could work

There's a place for those who love their poetry
It's just across from the sign that says "Pros only"
Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2012, 03:27 PM
Phyllis Stewart's Avatar
Phyllis Stewart (Offline)
The Next Bard
Official Member
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Chicago Suburb
Posts: 466
Thanks: 2
Thanks 124

(loud applause, building to an ovation and the audience rises to its feet)

It's not often I find something so perfectly worded as this. Outstanding piece. I will nominate you for best poem of current quarter ...which just began today, I think.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote

  WritersBeat.com > Write Here > Poetry

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Magazines/Websites that accept short stories? Reddy Dean Publishing 10 07-13-2010 06:10 AM
Learning is fun for me ... fun2learn Writers' Cafe 2 02-05-2007 03:13 AM
Stirring Jay Writing Markets 0 06-04-2006 04:47 AM

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 07:15 AM.

vBulletin, Copyright 2000-2006, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.