To Diffuse

Should I do all those things

That I should have done then

Or sit here and think about

If-and-or-when

 

Should I get up and around

And be moving about

Should I sit here quietly

Or get up and shout

 

Should I keep to myself

The dark tales of the past

Or tell it all

Tell it all at last

 

Should I listen to reason

Or throw caution aside

Should I keep my secrets

Or have nothing to hide

 

Why would anyone

Ever want to tell

The way they lived

In a self-made hell

 

No rather to tell

A tale to uplift

Than give the truth

As a rotten gift

 

So I write in poems

Then no one knows

How the true story

Actually goes

 

Sometimes I feel like

I’m about to explode

I have to put down

My heavy load

 

So I tell a tale

Of all colors and hues

If only for myself

To amuse –

A ticking bomb

Thereby to diffuse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

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