Cheylee Miller

Rookie (April 30,1993 / Unadilla)

Get Lost - Poem by Cheylee Miller

People say get lost
So you decide to try
But when you go into the woods
You just come out and cry

People say get lost
So you try again
This time in a river
But it’s not a fitting end

People say get lost
So you try one last time
This time you close your eyes
And imagine the world you’ll find

People say get lost
And when you finally do
You can never return
From inside of you

You are lost inside yourself
Forever until the day
People say forgive me
And you feel the right way

One person did get lost
And could never find her way
She got lost writing this
And is still gone today

Comments about Get Lost by Cheylee Miller

  • (10/2/2009 6:03:00 PM)

    very original, wow... (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (8/14/2009 11:10:00 PM)

    Very deep Cheylee. People do indeed crawl inside themselves and disappear. Nice job. 10 (Report) Reply

  • (5/21/2009 6:11:00 PM)

    that was good i wish i could get lost (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Poem Edited: Monday, May 30, 2011

[Report Error]