Treasure Island

Ruth Rayment

(19-01-88 / Greenwich)

Anxiety & Beyond


Withdrawn and un loyal
That’s all they seem to be
I can’t seem to find the answers anymore
Which once lye upon this tree

In honesty
Lies a test of character
Where only truth will cease the day

Give me your shelter and I’ll
Return with faith n good health
If stars were souls
And clouds were a heart

Would it be the answer to
My ongoing aching heart
I wish for an answer
If that be given

As to why I get a repeated anxiety
Within my quivering heart
What went wrong?
Where did the anxiety come from?

It rises from no where
And cannot go within a trace
It must be solved through a riddle

Only one person can solve
This pain
It lies within the aching heart
It is me who must
Solve the anxious
Pain ….

Here I must start …

Submitted: Sunday, August 08, 2010

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 (Anxiety & Beyond by Ruth Rayment )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. 'Tween Love and Hatred,, Aftab Alam
  2. Life alright, hasmukh amathalal
  3. A Child Is Like A Flowering Rose, Joseph T. Renaldi
  4. Only one...1, hasmukh amathalal
  5. Caring For A Lonely Heart, Joseph T. Renaldi
  6. Play Any Tune, Neela Nath
  7. It Was the Best Day, Sandra Feldman
  8. My Sweet Little Child, Luis Estable
  9. Mad But Not Constant, Luis Estable
  10. Climate Debate II, douglas scotney

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Frost

Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I've tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ernest G Moll

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]