Beam So Bright
Author: Devilyangelic


Pastel colours I always believed were me,
as fluorescent colours was never my cup of tea.
But whether they're fiery red or simply pale blue,
try as I might nothing prevents them shining through.

With these beautiful colours that I now hold,
I could tell my story that's never been told.
Paint a picture that'd reflect the depths of I,
with an abundance of colours that could light up the sky.

So many colours I possess,
as gloomy greys and boring blacks become less and less.
As tiggeriffic orange springs into their place,
causing all of those nasty shades to vanish without a trace.

Maybe not erased but fading into the background,
as warm colours leave me to feel unbound.
No more am I afraid of change,
for now I've opened my pallette I see a whole new range.

Imploring me to see that I can be so much more,
than what I've been given credit for.
The sky is the limit to what I can achieve,
as my vast amount of colours like a rainbow interweave.

Binding so tight as they enfold to make me,
defying failure with all my being should it try to break me.
As I step away from the light,
I see my rays BEAM SO BRIGHT!!!


Comments on this poem/writing:

Meridian ( -- Wednesday, September 7 2005, 12:36 pm


Beam So Bright, indeed! Wonderful poem about change Devilyangelic! Your poems are shmokin'!
devilyangelic ( -- Wednesday, September 7 2005, 08:42 pm


thankyou very much for the compliment which may a add am not good or used to hearing so thanx very much hun av not had the chance to read all of yours but a do try and read a couple anyway so glad that you got what a was talking about as sometimes these leave me baffled but am getting older and uglier as they say lol
Meridian ( -- Wednesday, September 7 2005, 09:23 pm

you're very welcome

Hey devilyangelic! You say you're not used to such compliments? Are you serious? You've got what it takes to enter a poetry contest and win a few bucks! Your poems hold truth and meaning! LOL!
devilyangelic ( -- Thursday, September 8 2005, 08:13 am


that's always been an ambition of mines like so thanx for that hun al keep ya posted lol glad that you like ma's the only way a know how to deal with ma emotions as a suppressed them from a very early age...but what can a say time and people av met in ma life have caused me to 'fly free' and a hope that shows in ma poetry as you say they are meaningful and truthful and come from the centre of ma broken heart but this one here like 'this phoenix will rise' is a picture of re-birth and am in a better place right now xx thanx for reading hun a loved your last post 'caught red-handed' a envy you poets that don't rhyme am not sure am that good but maybe one day al try like xx take care and thanx again a truly humbled
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