Yosemite 6

Christy Wisdom

United States

Hello people! What to say? I'm a Christian girl. I like to write. I write tons of poetry, some short stories, and other things.
I like
NARUTO
Imagine Dragons
LOTR
Harry Potter
Agents of SHIELD
Artemis Fowl
My Hero Academia
God bless you!

Message from Writer

There is no happiness like that of being loved by your fellow-creatures, and feeling that your presence is an addition to their comfort. - Jane Eyre

Not all those who wander are lost. - Lord of the Rings

I have come home at last! This is my real country! I belong here. This is the land I have been looking for all my life, though I never knew it till now. -C.S. Lewis, The Last Battle

Things to know about me
1. I'm a Christian.
2. I'm Pro-life.
3. I do not put any swearing (oh my gosh included) into any of my stories.
4. I will not put any sex or nudity into my stories.
Thank you to all who have supported me, and feedback is always welcome!
Also, if you comment on a piece of mine, I will generally respond to it at some point.

#wackywords Catching a bus to find myself again

February 14, 2019

FREE WRITING

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i cannot decipher your 
unceasing serenity

i who am forever doomed
to rove the earth 
to never have a true home
am not capable of having
even an inkling
of what it is to be 
loved and cared for
to be at peace 
to not be 
lost in this solitude
as i have been
all the days of my life

i must be the one
who will always catch the bus
all the time going
farther away
from where i want to be
 i must do it
because you won't

when i look into the mirror
i see you by my side
yet when i smash your image
trying to rid myself
of your unnerving presence
only a shard of glass
remains
for you are only my reflection
you are only a misconception

i suppose you must be
transcendent 
how could i have expected
less
from one so calm and 
happy? 

you are only a figment 
of my imagination
only the product
of my ink on white
sheets

yes
i think i must be going crazy
because you are alive 
only
in my mind
an imaginary 
balancing of the scales,
i suppose
your calm
to my anxiety
your lightness of step
to my heaviness of heart

i think you must be
that one part of myself
that i have somehow lost
that's why i catch the bus
ever farther from my destination
because i can't help but keep
looking for you
roving the earth endlessly
in hopes of finding you

and yet i can't help but think
that really,
i search in vain
and i can't help but wonder
if that image i see
in that shard of mirror
will ever merge with me
and make me 
whole
again

 

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2 Comments
  • Christy Wisdom

    No problem :D It was really fun.


    7 months ago
  • Quille

    Wow!! This was so awesome; you incorporated all the words so well and the story this poem tells is is beautiful :DDDD thank you so much for taking part in the challenge! :D


    7 months ago