Grow Up

Put whole self in, shook about
Never was there any doubt
Crossed too many lines
Ignored all of the signs

Now here I sit
Wondering why
Didn't somebody tell me
Go ahead, cry

It won't get you anywhere
Escape is not near
Really look in that mirror
It's time...

by Amy Van Dyk

Comments (2)

This poem feels so right it just rolls off the tongue. I like your work. Regards Ann
This is a lovely poem David, I could see the light and hear the tinkle so clearly. Delicious read. Love Ernestine XXX