Cooper Gilliland

The Lyrics Of My Life - Poem by Cooper Gilliland

This is a strength born of misery
A focused cut of my insanity
And I scream as the darkness
Surrounds me!

I'm drowning in a sea of blue
And I know that there's no one to save me
Locked in the gaze of disappointment as
I... Hold... On!

Fighting to stay above the surface
As I suffocate under words of sorrow
And my apathy, pulling me down, whispers
Just... Let... Go!

Perfect chaos, gripping me tighter
gives me peace in the eye of the storm
Laughter spills from twisted emotions as
I... Let... GO!

Comments about The Lyrics Of My Life by Cooper Gilliland

  • Alicia Meyers (12/2/2011 12:29:00 PM)

    This is really good. (: (Report) Reply

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  • (12/2/2011 12:18:00 PM)

    A very strong poem.I can feel the intensity. And also very painful to read. Thank you for sharing it! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, December 2, 2011

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