Poem: When the World Stopped

When the world stopped

I was already lying down;

Nimbostratus.

I wanted to see the stars

And the hope beyond.

When the world stopped

I sat up –

I couldn’t see the stars,

But felt a new hope

⁃ despite the rain.

When the world stopped

I stood. Not touching. Anyone.

I hid my face.

And crossed the road because i care.

Not because i don’t.

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