Cassie Kinney

Begin Poem by Cassie Kinney

In between jobs;

In between homes;

In between desire;

And, in between spirits-

The distant world;

The middle road;

The lower division;

The downward spiral ahead-

In between controlling;

In between driving;

In between running;

And in between felicity-

To the distant future,

To the middle ground,

To the lower East side,

And to the downward jump-

I admit this challenge;

I accept the discomfort;

I ascend from this path;

And I arise from clutches.

by Cassie Kinney

Submitted: Thursday, August 28, 2014

Topic of this poem: success

Do you like this poem?
1 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 (Begin by Cassie Kinney )

  • Gold Star - 15,246 Points John Westlake (9/9/2014 6:10:00 PM)

    Sounds like you hit a bad run of form here. I hope that it improves for you and that you can rise again (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. 'Hope' is the thing with feathers, Emily Dickinson
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Why so pale and wan, fond lover?, Sir John Suckling
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Warning, Jenny Joseph
  10. Asleep, Wilfred Owen
[Hata Bildir]