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Let It Out


Been thirsty for love

Yet no one could satisfy

Ungrateful for what I have

Waiting for this heart to die

How do I let it out

All the fears, the pains, and doubts

Afraid to shout it out

These feelings straight through my mouth

And yet emptiness deluges me

A vast that's built inside

Then how do I let it out

When I feel empty from inside-out

I've been lonely for so long

Wore an outstretched smile so you’d never know

Disguised so I could belong

The demons inside should I never show

Been looking for someone

to fill the gap inside of me

Instead, I wore this rope I've made

And let it out silently

© 2018 Roshena


Roshena (author) from Baguio City, Philippines on July 27, 2018:

@Clive Williams_ thanks for reading, really appreciate your comment :)

Clive Williams from Jamaica on July 27, 2018:

Such a lonely heart

Yet this world keeps us apart

Nice poem Roshena

Keep on writing sweeter

Roshena (author) from Baguio City, Philippines on July 03, 2018:

Thank you.

Sanaa Najim from Morocco on July 03, 2018:

Good job Roshena i like it

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