Sophia White

Rookie ('90 / America)

Sophia White Poems

241. A Woven Web Of Light 5/25/2006
242. A Tirelan Song 6/24/2006
243. A Thousand Knights! 5/25/2006
244. A Teacher, A Pen, And A Handshake 9/15/2007
245. A Study In Murder 5/25/2006
246. A String Of Simile 4/16/2007
247. A Song 6/2/2006
248. A Man, A Cloak, A Gondola 5/31/2006
249. A Light And Fair Wind's Blowing 3/23/2006
250. A Lament For Mr. Alexander 9/15/2007
251. A Day's Work 10/31/2007
252. A Child's Dream 5/8/2006
Best Poem of Sophia White

Dare I Hope?

Dare I hope to hope?
Is it safe? Is it right?
Am I hoping for nothing
But a black and empty night?

Hope should make me happy.
I should laugh, sing, and dance
Because I am hoping. Right?
Ha! Not a chance.

How is it that hope can leave me
Trembling in the darkness?
How is it that something so “good”
Should leave me feeling helpless?

Dare I hope to hope?
What difference does it make?
Fate will be fate in the end,
It will either “make or break.”

Does Fate regard my hope?
Does She listen? Or care?
Am I shooting for a ...

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Promise Kept

Trapped in a dark and clammy hole,
Pain lanced through heart and soul,
No rest, no peace, no comfort found
In walls or ceiling, air or ground.

I gnashed my teeth and ripped my hair,
Called for you, but you weren’t there.
I screamed and cursed, clawed my face,
But you had vanished without a trace.

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