Black on Black Arts

Bad Choices Made Easy - Poem by Black on Black Arts

I could've made a left turn
instead I made a right
After an argument I said goodbye
I should've said goodnight
What was I thinking
Wanted to say I love you
But ended up screaming at you instead
Now you're gone
Going off to places that I rather go
but with you is where I should've been
I'm hopeless
Should've supported you more
your love is what i should have been
fighting for
I took you for granted
I thought you would always be there
Now I'm alone
because of bad choices made easy
Now I care

Topic(s) of this poem: loneliness

Comments about Bad Choices Made Easy by Black on Black Arts

  • Valerie Hutchinson-morgan (5/13/2015 8:49:00 AM)

    Beautifully expressed. How often we wish we could go back and make a different decision or erase words we shouldn't have said. Words and actions which hurt others and ourselves. (Report) Reply

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  • Ozark Mountain Homegrown (9/4/2013 6:00:00 PM)

    Wow..This is great..I really like this one.. Hindsight is 20/20 so they say...Hard lessons learned..Especially when they are of the heart...So honest and humble...beautiful poem... (Report) Reply

  • Hazel Durham (1/23/2013 8:47:00 AM)

    Such a honest poem full of regret for bad choices made, great write! ! (Report) Reply

  • Alafe Ramat (7/19/2012 10:11:00 PM)

    Nicely penned, ..a gd poetry of loss and wanting..wel done (Report) Reply

  • (1/21/2012 10:30:00 PM)

    like the poems meaning, every deep. nice one (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, November 29, 2010

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 7, 2015

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