Dear Worry

You are a strong opponent,

I’ve personally have seen you make people do some horrible things,

There are few things that can bring the pain you bring,

Just the ring of your name is depressing,

How many people do you stop from resting every night?

How many daily fights do you start?

You have played a big part in everyone’s life,

Worrying about money,

Worrying about safety,

Worrying about life itself!

No way possible I can list all the worries in this world,

Do you see what you do?

You ruin lives,

You are an emotion I wish was left out,

I’ve learned to not deal with you as much as I used to,

But your always around,

I pray to combat your power,

That’s the only thing I know to do.

About csincere

How long have you been writing poetry? -Over 20+years. How did you first discover poetry? - I discovered poetry by accident around 8 or 9 years old. I was taking a science test and there was a question about the moon. My answer was in kind of poetic form and the teacher thought it was great. My answer was " The moon is like a flashlight and the sun turns it on". After that I kept writing poetry and started to read a lot of books. I also listen to a bunch of music, all kinds of music. Mainly R&B music. I put song lyrics in the exact same category as poetry. When did you first get anything published? -I was 12, a family member was in a contest at work. She was 16 years old working at a clothing store in the mall. It was a tshirt contest. They had to write a slogan or a poem. I wrote it she won, I got nothing except a bigger interest in poetry. I still remember some of the poem " Thank you expiration, For all your dedication, Throughout the years, You have dried tears, You've always been there, To protect and care" . that's all I remember. Why do you write? - 1. It helps me with stress. 2. I like being heard. 3. I love poetry I see some of my poetry like abstract art. I know what I'm feeling when I write them but I want the meaning to be open to interpretation. Also poetry as art to me not competition, every poet that loves poetry is great. I just love to write poetry, everything I write isn't about me personally. I just try to think of how I would feel in different situations. So even though every poem isn't about me it's still my feelings.
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1 Response to Dear Worry

  1. Well written, thank you for sharing!

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