Naina Elizabeth Sebastian


Deepest Fears - Poem by Naina Elizabeth Sebastian

Haunted by the ghost of the past
I crawl away fast
Worried and scared
My vision blurred
Searching for hope
Unable to cope
With those stinging scars
Which hold me hostage in bars

A void in my heart
which breaks me apart
Forcing myself to make my face nonchalant
Akin to a gallant

I have to move on
Since life is a game on

Topic(s) of this poem: alone, sadness

Form: Sonnet


Poet's Notes about The Poem

Hello people out there..This is my first ever poem submitted here in this website...One day i was feeling depresssed and bored in college.So i wrote this during my Electronics class to wipe out stress..So it is'nt much of a poem..but still i have to begin with something.right?

Comments about Deepest Fears by Naina Elizabeth Sebastian

  • Chinedu Dike (6/7/2015 3:39:00 AM)


    A nice depiction of what depression does to the depressed. I like the articulation and rhyme scheme of the poem. A lovely piece indeed. Thanks for sharing. Please read my poem MANDELA - THE IMMORTAL ICON. (Report) Reply

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  • (3/20/2015 4:52:00 PM)


    This poem makes me think, it makes me feel proud of myself just by reading it. Wonderful. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, March 20, 2015



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