Hannah Diane Williams


Only In My Dreams - Poem by Hannah Diane Williams

A neverending dream
Of happiness and bliss
Is all I can manage
Because life is a nightmare,
Full of darkened skies...
There is no light
Or has the light just deserted me?
You promised You'd never leave me,
So why do I feel like this...?
I scream so loud,
But no one hears me.
I'm so afraid to wake up
Because I can't see.
The pain inside
Has overpowered me once again.
A sharp edge contains the release I need.
I can't find this release anywhere else.
I have to do this
Or I'll explode.
No one sees the consequences of my fatal mistake.
But it's a painful secret I hide from the world.
If anyone found out,
They'd think I was a freak.
But if I keep it inside,
It's not going to stop.
I confess before God,
The Healer of all wounds,
This horrible sin.
I ask Him to forgive me.
He pushes me to confess this horrific deed
Before someone else.
I try to fight it,
But He knows I can't quit on my own.
I can't quite explain it...
There's nothing like this freedom He's given me.
He has made my broken heart beautiful.


Comments about Only In My Dreams by Hannah Diane Williams

  • Dr.tony Brahmin (4/30/2018 6:24:00 AM)


    Because life is a nightmare,
    Full of darkened skies...
    There is no light
    Or has the light just deserted me? ....... all your dreams will come true oneday..... have faith in God and in prayer. work hard. you will achieve..... thank u dear poetess. tony
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  • (2/13/2010 12:51:00 PM)


    a nice rhythm and good content. what would we do without God?
    regards,
    john
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, February 13, 2010

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 9, 2010


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