Growing more and more by the day,
finally feels like I'll find my way.
From all the pain I no longer run,
for a new chapter in me has begun.
Outshadowing the tears that fell from these eyes,
as from my past fears I learn to rise.
High above opening my mind,
to see that there's always more to find.
Excelling in my own potential,
realising for the first time I too am essential.
Familiar waters flow to the sea,
as a fresh river of strength flows through me.
Flowering is the bud, planted many moons ago,
as from my own survival I continue to grow.
A happy place I now reside,
no longer a necessity my pain to hide.
Blossoming into who I always strived to be,
as from my own heartache I set myself free.
Chains of hurt now coming undone,
no longer do I fear to step into the sun.
Flourishing in a heartbeat from weak to strong,
I realise the courage was in me all along.
I savour this feeling of flying free,
as for the first time I'm FINDING ME!?!
Comments on this poem/writing:
|Jenifer Stone (188.8.131.52) -- Friday, May 18 2012, 04:54 am|
Hi. I am jenifer and doing assignment about self discovery for english and your poem is about self discovery which will be useful for my assignment. I ask permission if i could use this poem.
|anonymous (184.108.40.206) -- Tuesday, June 12 2012, 11:06 am|
Hi Jenifer thankyou for your message I would be honoured for you to use my poem. Thankyou for asking x
|trees (220.127.116.11) -- Tuesday, December 11 2012, 04:42 am|
hello i really enjoy your poem and would like to share it with the rest of my class & teacher?
|Stacey Grabarek (18.104.22.168) -- Monday, February 18 2013, 03:00 pm|
Beautiful poem about self-discovery. I can relate to this...Thank you so much :)
|Barb (22.214.171.124) -- Sunday, March 17 2013, 03:21 am|
I too was always running from the past, but like you I'm still running only to the future and what it has to hold. Thank-you yeahhhhhhhhhh
|.. (126.96.36.199) -- Tuesday, November 18 2014, 08:46 am|
hey "Deviltangelic", im asking for permission to use this poem for an assessment for school?
And could I ask for your real name so I can let my teacher and everyone else who reads my assessment know the author's name. Thank you :)
|Rheannon (188.8.131.52) -- Wednesday, November 18 2015, 01:27 am|
Hey, I have an English assesssment on discovery and I was wondering if I could use your poem for it?
Click here to read other Poems by Devilyangelic
Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack
COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved. No part of this website, including all pictures and written words, may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without permission of the original author of the work. All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner. All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail: email@example.com so the proper person may be notified.