Let me be

I wish you would hold me
Like you’re scared of








And I’m your safety rope.

If only you would find comfort in me
Like you’re scared of the DARK
And I’m your nightlight.

I wish you would depend on me
Like you’re a boat st{caught}orm
And I am your anchor.

If only you would draw on me
Like you are thirsty
And I am a






I wish you’d love me
If only you’d see
Then I would be your everything.

And so ends my mini ‘poetry party’ celebrating one year blogging. I decided to end it with something slightly different, because I find joy in discovering new ways to express my secret thoughts.

35 thoughts on “Let me be

    1. Oh thank you VB. It’s always a risk, but I was chatting with a poet recently and asked him how he stayed ‘fresh’ and he encouraged me to always push and try new things. 💜

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  1. that is a really lovely poem;I love the similes — something went awry in the boat stanza but I got the gist; the first stanza is a stunning introduction; I;m impressed by this as you are by my post 🙂

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    1. Oh thank you so much for your thoughts Diana. I feel you are always so creative with your visuals as well as your stunning writing, so it’s nice to hear that I have presented this one well 🙂

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    1. Haha, glad to tickle (😆). I am so happy to have met you here too, you truly have the most beautiful, encouraging, uplifting spirit Shinela 💜💜💜💜


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