Jeff

Fuel

The rage embraced in heart and soul,

Has fueled my inner pain

While thoughts consume my restlessness,

No hope in me remains

 

I've fought control and wrestled with,

These dreams within my mind

But nothing seems to remedy,

This hurt I feel inside

 

Would Death relieve my weariness,

And give me peace anew

Or will it start to fade away,

As thoughts turn back to you

 

Does loneliness and misery,

Consist of all my friends

Or will tomorrow bring to me,

The beginning of the end

 

I'm bound to die a broken man,

With nothing left to gain

As rage embraced in heart and soul,

Has fueled my inner pain

Comments11

  • Jeff

    I have to agree....thanks for your comment

  • WriteBeLight

    Very poignant and so well written Jeff!

    • Jeff

      Thank you for commenting... I appreciate it

    • Tony36

      Well written and expressed

      • Jeff

        Thank you Tony...I appreciate it

        • Tony36

          Welcome

        • Christina8

          This is an excellent write. Thoughts I have struggled with too. I think most people have. Love the rhyme and rhythm!

          • Jeff

            Thank you for your comment

          • Augustus

            Hello again my dear friend. Have not seen or heard from you in a while. I too have been in and out. Your poem is sad, well penned but sad. I hope all is well with you.
            A.

            • Jeff

              I will make it lol...thanks for the comment and concern

            • coryjarbeau

              Very very powerful write Jeff!

              • Jeff

                Thanks for the comment

              • The Invisible

                That's a heartbreaking way to look at things but I get why you do. Sometimes pain is all that we feel so it seems like that's all there is. Thank you for putting it out there, it was sad yet truthful poem.

                • Jeff

                  Thank you for the comment...i appreciate it

                  • The Invisible

                    Anytime..

                  • anotherday

                    I love this ❤️

                    • Jeff

                      Thank you

                    • Poetic Dan

                      .... Wow

                      Try eco friendly fule, I run on just hemp now 😉

                      • Jeff

                        Lol....me too...thanks for commenting

                      • FredPeyer

                        Jeff, many artists do their best work when deeply troubled. Somehow it brings out the best in us. Your poem is proof of that. Keep writing please!!!

                        • Jeff

                          Thank you for all your comments...

                        • Samreen Chowdhury

                          Great write

                          • Jeff

                            Thank you for your comment...I certainly appreciate it



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