Leria Hawkins

Rookie - 134 Points (39 forever / Sweet Carolina)

A Chat With My Heart


A Chat With My Heart
Date: January 19,2012


I sat down lonely on the floor
Turned the key
Unlocked the door
I let the passion flood my view
I hoped some light
Would filter through
I asked my heart
To seek what's real
To dig down deep to what it feels
I begged to know the reasons why
It clings like life, to alibies
And while chained to my attention
I had to know of it's pretension
To understand why it defends
And acts so blind, that it pretends
Yet, no matter what I say
A heart should never
Act this way
It's stubborn to my dying breath
I still don't know the answers yet

************************************** *******
Copyright © 2012 Leria Hawkins, All Rights Reserved

Submitted: Friday, February 03, 2012
Edited: Saturday, December 14, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A Chat With My Heart by Leria Hawkins )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  2. If, Rudyard Kipling
  3. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  7. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  8. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  9. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  10. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou

Poem of the Day

poet Sarah Flower Adams

O Love! thou makest all things even
In earth or heaven;
Finding thy way through prison-bars
Up to the stars;
Or, true to the Almighty plan,
That out of dust created man,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. A Butterfly Now, Kyle Schlicher
  2. To My Friend, A Sonnet, Luis Estable
  3. My Assignment.(limerick), BADMUS JUBRIL
  4. I Wait For You, Kyle Schlicher
  5. Busy man, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  6. Where Love Falls, Kyle Schlicher
  7. You Are Like The Moon, Kyle Schlicher
  8. Saranè, Gianfranco Aurilio
  9. Sex Sonnet, Luis Estable
  10. Ripping A Seam, Saiom Shriver
[Hata Bildir]