Little Star

Rookie (Cebu City, Philippines)

My Friend - Poem by Little Star

I heard him knocking
In the door of my heart
I was stubborn and bad
Ignored him till the knocking stopped

When I was lost in the dark
I felt I needed a friend
One who would show me the light
One who would protect me with all his might

I remembered him this time
But wondered where he could be
I called out his name
And I heard the knocks again

I opened the door
I saw him standing there still
He had been sitting there all along
Just waiting for me to call

Wherever I go I take him with me
He is now a part of me
As he now lives in me
He is my Lord, my Saviour, my Friend..

I talk to him everyday
In many simple prayers he taught me
I thank him for yesterday and today
I thank him for loving me

Listen to this poem:

Comments about My Friend by Little Star

  • (6/23/2007 1:58:00 PM)

    What a wonderful tribute to that Friend who is always only a prayer away. Lovely write.

    Warmest regards,

    (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 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: Saturday, June 23, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 15, 2011

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. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  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]