Life

Fear of Life

June 10, 2014

Fear Poem

I stare at the blank page,
trying to write the thousand
and one thoughts running through my mind;

as i think to myself,
about all that was,
all that is and
all that will be;

fear takes over my senses,
clouding my thoughts,
fear of the unknown,
fear of life;

sometimes i want to run away from this mad world,
sometimes i wish i could do things differently,
sometimes i wonder about a lot of things that i could have done,
sometimes i worry i might be thinking too much;

i feel like floating in a deep dark void,
eaten away from the insides,
ripped and bleeding,
desperately clinging on to life;

exhausted and tired, giving up (on life) seems so easy,
i close my eyes and drift off into darkness;

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“Fear doesn’t shut you down; it wakes you up” – Veronica Roth

“When you do what you fear most, then you can do anything.” – Stephen Richards

“And one has to understand that braveness is not the absence of fear but rather the strength to keep on going forward despite the fear.” – Paulo Coelho

  • erica maples June 24, 2014 at 7:11 am

    i love this poem good job with writing this poem

  • kimiaya September 6, 2014 at 8:48 am

    the biggest fear in life isn’t what your scared in its what you suffer and fera suffering of….