Treasure Island

The runner who hides

(In may / Maine)

Happiness


Happiness Written 4-19-08 Fixed 5-29-08
Happiness I long for
A smile upon my face
No Tears in my eyes

Sunshine on my face
The wind in my hair

Florida is the place
Roller coasters that make you sway when you walk
Amusement Parks for the Thrill seekers
Beaches for miles long

Tanned skin I will have
Memories to make
Summer weather to take
Days in the sun
Nights in the pool
Florida
It’s an amazing place to be

Longing for happiness and I may have found it in the Florida sun
A new beginning a smile on my face
Could this be the start of something great?

We were reconnected after seven years
His mom found me on myspace
That day was just another day to me
Same shit different day

I logged on to myspace
Tears filled my eyes with the first sentence
Hi, I think you may be the sister of my son Jeff Holt

Jeff is my twenty one year old brother that I haven’t heard from or seen in seven years
With just four Hours
I knew he’d make a good brother
He’ll always be here for me
One of the many great things he said

I found out so much
About to give up hope on finding my siblings
Rebuilding the family that was destroyed
Fixing my parents mistakes

Happiness is near by
It’s in the clouds
And in my future
Depression won’t lie here
Pain replaced with love
Anger released into the air
Happiness will lie here

Submitted: Thursday, May 29, 2008
Listen to this poem:

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 (Happiness by The runner who hides )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

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. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. On getting dressed, Mark Heathcote
  2. Lesson, Michelle Claus
  3. Realities Dream, Cathy Hodgson
  4. THE TREACHEROUS SEA البحر الغدار, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  5. Poem En Duo, Abekah Emmanuel
  6. A COFFEE KETTLE FOR A CUP OF COFFEE, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  7. Shadow of Sorrow, Mark R. Elias
  8. The Need For You, Manauwer Raza
  9. Shooting Star, Jacqueline Nash
  10. Take Back Health, Bud Taylor

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Burns

When biting Boreas, fell and doure,
Sharp shivers thro' the leafless bow'r;
When Phoebus gies a short-liv'd glow'r,
Far south the lift,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jessie Pope

 
[Hata Bildir]