Josephine Adrian

(September 21,1986 / Victoria, BC)

Home is...


Home is...
Hugs and laughter;
But not everything,
Is happily ever after.

Home is...
Surrounded with love,
It will never run out,
There is always enough.

Home is...
Shelter from the rain,
Even if it feels like
Everyone is going insane.

Home is...
Memories and sorrows;
But never to forget,
Our possible tomorrows.

Home is...
Pain and tears;
A place we can go,
To face our fears.

Home is...
Daisies and butterflies,
With just the right mixture,
Of the foolish and the wise.

Home is...
Welcoming and warm,
Out in the open,
On a fourty acre farm.

Submitted: Wednesday, September 27, 2006
Edited: Friday, September 24, 2010

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  • Sami Amusan (1/2/2008 10:13:00 AM)

    good poem about home and like how you ended it take a look at some of my poems im 13 year aswell (Report) Reply

  • Carissa Thiessen (3/28/2007 6:51:00 PM)

    Home is not always what its cracked up to be, but I love how you put it into words. It sounds like you have a great home to go to! (Report) Reply

  • Twilight Whispers (1/22/2007 10:10:00 AM)

    I love this poem, it is very eloquently written and it says what I have always wanted to say about my home! It is somewhere to feel safe and loved, I very much agree with you! =] (Report) Reply

  • Scarlet Red (9/27/2006 3:51:00 AM)

    ooowww.. this is such a cutie poem.. the rhythm and rhyme is perfect for me... i like it.. it best describes what home is all about... home, home, home.. the best place in the world.. nice piece josephine =) (Report) Reply

  • Jimmy Watkinson (9/27/2006 2:29:00 AM)

    Home sweet home,
    Home is where the heart is.

    I do very much like the quaint image portrayed, rather good indeed. Some of have unfortunetly not had this image of home to enjoy, they have had their own to 'endure'.

    This is a rather nice piece indeed. Well done.

    jw (Report) Reply

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