Poetry Blog by Kimberly Ray
Big Sal on Privileged (Mon, 30 Jul 2018 06:19 pm)
A look into what is, what may be, and taken for granted,
I ask myself, Am I privileged?
With a master's degree, a job, 3 kids, big house and hopes for a dog,
I look around and ask, What have I to lack?
As I enjoy my pleasures
And watch time pass
I do my best to protect and enjoy this life that we work so hard to build
As I struggle to keep my kids informed
This life is no...
Sunday 6th May 2018 4:08 am
I need words
I need better words
Words of joy
Words of healing
Words of consoling in times of need
Words of understanding
Words to make me feel complete
Words of love
Words of compassion
Words that show a deeper meaning than what appears in front of me
Words that you cannot find
Words that you cannot express
Words that will never enter your heart or mind...
Saturday 5th May 2018 3:28 pm
I place my hand on hers and I rub her back,
I sit there and listen,
But I can't give her anything back,
All she wants is to find someone who understands her,
But I do understand, completely,
And a love I cannot return, Because I'm not made the same way,
I don't have the same desires as she does,
My world is different.
And so, it is what it is,
Two lonely people sit...
Thursday 3rd May 2018 5:39 pm