I feel like crying…I am crying…I could cry forever & ever until I die.My heart heavy with pain Breaking, for the children Of SyriaYemen IraqSouth SudanFor all children in war torn countries across the world. Children lostChildren orphaned Bombed, drowned, Killed, starved.I cry for countless mothers Who lost their babes,I cry for fathers Who lost their sons,Their daughters,Their lives. I could cry forever and everFor women and girls Tortured MaimedBurnedRaped I cry. I cryFor humanityFor brutality of people Against the weakThe disabled The innocent.
It takes a long time to become self awareJust to know where you are in lifeTo know who you are, Where you came fromAnd where your headed. You ask yourself Whats my mission, my goal,Must I have one?Is it worth to strive forTo spend my lifetime on? At some point in your journey You discover There are oceans of knowledge to learnWill you have time, should you even try?There is no rational answer. At first, it seems finding love is a child’s playThen after countless heartbreaksYou stop looking, hopingOr you settle. Then the questions become more urgent,
Your smile was the sunpicking through the cloudsafter rain.Your shimmering eyes were the droplets on the rainbow.Your hair was goldyour voice soft,your parted lipsyour wet smile,the rising heat from your chestsetting fire to my tinderbox of a heart. *******