Matthias Pantaleon

(August 24,1984 / Oronija Island, Nigeria)

A Bird Without A Song


A bird without a song
She is a pitiful creature
Thrilling voice; broken lines
Hope she finds her rhyming
Faded voices are silent noise
Identity crisis; a paradox maybe
Silent tears are turbulent storms
So she sought solace in the sky
Learn to fly over green hillside
Hop unto hopes; Chirp amidst tears
Faith against fate
Life couldn't soothe her pains
An island of solitude
She watches the sun rest in her nest

Submitted: Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Edited: Saturday, December 21, 2013

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Fate and the unfairness of life towards to individuals

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