Posted by: Ron DuBour | August 14, 2014

Engraved~by Faisal Mutari


 

 

Engraved

I was untainted
free like the bird I fly
rising every morning with radience like the sun
my voice echoes with the clarity of a nightingale
my heart was pure and new
before my innocence was killed
by the very me I trusted
I used to be loved, or so I thought
until the walls came crumbling
bruising my name beyond repair
and uprooting the free spirit I had
here in a corner I now sit
and with a filthy soul I have to endure
every brutal outing of the sun
as I yearn for the unpromised penance
from the life I once lived
®faisal


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Categories

%d bloggers like this: