Reshad Scott

Veteran Poet - 1,084 Points (01/20/2000)

How Long - Poem by Reshad Scott

How long does it take
Before I can't seem to remember.
All the good times I had
That somehow seems to simmer.

How long does it take
Before I realize that I am awake.
Traveling through life, though
Which part should I partake?

How long does it take
Before I cry a river of tears.
Analyzing our activities
That dispersed over the years.

All this stored up anger, now
Where should it all lead?
Stirring up this question, as
How Long should it be?

Topic(s) of this poem: anger, time

Form: Free Verse


Comments about How Long by Reshad Scott

There is no comment submitted by members..



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


Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 26, 2018

Poem Edited: Wednesday, November 7, 2018


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]