Junius Barnes

I Don'T Know Why

I don’t know why, the world is cold.
The evil in my body is taking over my soul.
I don’t know why I feel darkness in hate.
The way the world is my soul is on the break.

I don’t know why the time goes so fast.
I don’t know why my soul is cold like the Arctic.
I don’t know why I feel like I’m lock in jail.
My soul can’t make bail

Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 14, 2007
Poem Edited: Friday, March 11, 2011

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Comments about I Don'T Know Why by Junius Barnes

  • Laterressa Fowler (6/14/2007 2:45:00 PM)

    i'd like to agree with the statement before mine but i agree to an extent. i know how it is to not knowing the 'why' of something, and with not knowing comes that emptyiness we sometimes lose our-selves to. nice work on the poem.

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  • Allenika ... (6/14/2007 1:23:00 PM)

    maybe you need someone to fill up that empty soul of yours. you need Jesus.

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