Shade of Dawn

Division In Me (2015) - Poem by Shade of Dawn

Evil I do but good I want,
All I try turns to dust,
I thought I had given up,
Given up all to you,
but still too much myself in me?

This division inside,
I am dying yet I live,
resurrected from my sin,
yet buried within my deeds;
condemned by the evil I do,
even thought I want not to,
But still I participate.

Hatred mixed whit love,
Shame mixed whit Grace,
that's clear sense of self;
I loathe sin trying to love myself,
Hatred, shame, Love and Grace;
I failed but I am worthy still,
not by deeds but by grace!
Condemned yet saved,
Undeserved yet I am loved,
The greater sense of self.

Sinner's turned to saints,
Unholy sanctified,
Surely it is insane,
trough the worldly eyes,
something not to comprehend,
yet that kind of God,
I have placed my faith in.

Topic(s) of this poem: faith, hope, jesus, sin, struggle

Comments about Division In Me (2015) by Shade of Dawn

  • (3/17/2015 10:10:00 AM)

    Great piece! I can see you have just started - write more for you have the potential. (Report) Reply

    (3/20/2015 11:28:00 AM)

    Thanks. Actually I have written poems for fewa years now and I have lot of unfinnished and finnished pieces on my computer. These I have shared here are just a fraction really. I appreciate your words and I will continue to write. Sometimes my pomes might have some spelling and grammar errors because I have dyslexia which is quite ironical.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Poem Edited: Friday, March 20, 2015

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