Cierrah Smiles

Fear Struck Eyes

I woke today with no fear in my eyes,
I woke up happy,
But still no smile,
I'm not that lucky,
I forgot my pain for a breaf second and felt joy,
Not the joy you jump up and down for but the joy you search for each day,
My chest didn't hurt when i saw the pictures,
My heart didn't ack like it always did,
I didn't feel frightend when I passed the one place that frightens me,
I didn't let myself go in the awarness of your disappearenss
I didn't let fear run my life today,
But we no I'm not lucky enough to get a free day,
Everything has its price,
No fear for...
Tomorrow is a new day,
And new days bring all new pain,
And a whole new pair of fear struck eyes

Submitted: Monday, November 19, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, November 20, 2012

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 (Fear Struck Eyes by Cierrah Smiles )

  • Rookie ..... W@king Up..... (4/27/2013)

    This poem of yours to me had a particular lure to me like I was the fish and the poem was the fisherman luring me in :)
    Indeed fear can make things go faster- heartbeats, and especially the panic that propels your feet to move at enormous speeds. Thanks for sharing :)

    -Wu (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,139 Points Tiku . (11/19/2012 11:12:00 PM)

    new concept.flow and wording is right.keep inking Cierrah (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,229 Points Thomas A Robinson (11/19/2012 10:03:00 PM)

    take fear on as a challenge to overcome.
    as you would life
    and you will be amazed at how strong you are (Report) Reply

Read all 3 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. If, Rudyard Kipling
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  10. And Death Shall Have No Dominion, Dylan Thomas
[Hata Bildir]