Corina Vitale

Rookie (Aug.1,1988)

What I'M Looking For - Poem by Corina Vitale

17 years
83 to go
Searching done by a child
Found, maybe by the old woman

No love is found at home
Years and years of sorrow

The crying out of a little sister
Whimpering of a mother
The silent confusion of a father

All my life in mourning
Over the life I wished I had

Running up and down my life
Thinking of where to go

Taking care of the people I love
Hoping against fate for their safety

One day
One night

I’ll come up for air
Living with my family

One day
One night


Comments about What I'M Looking For by Corina Vitale

  • Rookie Greenwolfe 1962 (7/15/2008 2:43:00 PM)

    17 years is a lifetime for a child. For an adult, the blink of an eye.
    For a politician it's many lifetimes. For a heart in love, it's by and bye.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 30, 2006



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