Martin Baraka

Outcast - Poem by Martin Baraka

A hero is all i ever wanted to be
Heaven is all i ever wanted to see
i hoped for nothing but glee
but sorrow got the best of me

I never got an answer to my question
I never got assistance for the mission
so i got bombed and lost my vision
my only reward was rejection

a brave soldier never cries
hope never dies
one day i'll see blue skies
and i'll be standing with the suit guys

Topic(s) of this poem: outcast

Comments about Outcast by Martin Baraka

  • (4/27/2016 4:50:00 AM)

    Sometimes I wonder if its really me who writes this poems (Report) Reply

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  • Kelly Kurt (11/17/2015 7:14:00 PM)

    Although I eschew suits, I understand your drive. Thanks, Martin (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 17, 2015

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