Phil Soar

Gold Star - 50,198 Points (28.06.1952)

A Tighter Grip - Poem by Phil Soar

A tighter grip I lost with time
Holding onto life and pride
That grasp of everything I knew
Fading like an ebbing tide
With all the whispers in my mind
Telling me to give up now
I wipe away the stress and tears
That brush across my furrowed brow
Tomorrow is a brand new day
And nothing will I contemplate
In search of something meaningful
I hope my dreams are not too late
A tighter grip I hold on to
With hands that hurt and cling onto
And not a thought sends dreams askew
That tighter grip I hold on to

Topic(s) of this poem: life

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 28, 2016

Poem Edited: Thursday, January 28, 2016

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