I'm afraid of you
Ashley Somebody
Ashley Somebody
Apr 5, 2014

I'm afraid of you
Because I shouldn't, and then
Because you want me to.

#afraid   #haiku  
Yes, I'm afraid to let you in. I'm afraid that you'll l
John Watson
Jul 4, 2014

Yes, I'm afraid to let you in. I'm afraid that you'll listen and care for the moment. I'm afraid you'll hear every syllable that leaves my lips. I'm afraid you'll analyze it all and reach the point where I'm deemed as "not worth it". I'm afraid you'll throw me away like rubbish. Like everyone else has.

#fear   #afraid   #in   #let  
I'm afraid of myself because of what I might do
Chalsey Wilder
Chalsey Wilder
Jun 11, 2014

I'm afraid of myself because of what I might do
I am afraid of myself because of what I can't have
I am afraid of how I will do
And how I will do it too
I am afraid of everything
I just won't let you see

i am afraid
nissa
nissa
May 27, 2014      May 27, 2014

i am afraid
that my bones will rust
before these buildings do

i am afraid
that my soul will fade
before this ink does

i am afraid
that i will lose my tongue
before the world loses its flavour

i am afraid
you will (not) be there
when the bullet strikes

i am very afraid
#afraid  
I'm afraid to stand out
Alexis
Alexis
Apr 2, 2014      Apr 2, 2014

I'm afraid to stand out
And be different.
What if I look odd?
What if I'm judged?

I'm afraid of using big words,
Even though they sound beautiful.
What if I use it wrongly?
I'll be thought of as a fool.

Most of all,
I'm afraid
Of telling you
That I love you
Everyday.

It's meant to be a cute,
Sweet gesture.
A way of
Reminding you
You're the best thing
In my life.

But what if
It slowly becomes a mere routine for me?

Worse still,
What if
One day
Your reply is,
"I don't, anymore."?

First poem in my A to Z collection. Let's hope this lasts. :)
#love   #afraid   #a  
afraid
Peter Lyon
Jul 15, 2014      Jul 16, 2014

One day I realised,

I was only ever
afraid
of
myself.

It terrified me.

#fear   #afraid   #alone   #lost  

My worst fear Is to be alone for ever and all eternity.
Knowing just knowing it wouldn't be cold if you would only hold me. 
Forever numb to never feel love but the taunting taste of joy.
My heart feels cold what is a soul for the darkness I feel inside.
If only the tears I taste would be my poison my heart would be frozen in time.

Afraid

Afraid

I see the fear , hear it in her voice
She need not say but I know , she'd rather keep the norm than chase the moon.
Ride a bicycle with her past and leave the future left to uncertainty.
A shining love destined for shadows.
Unwilling to let go,and trust the roads paved for our affection.
A behind the smile lay a lifetime of wishes shared , fantasies daydreamed , and even memories made.
To much to lose , and everything to gain.
Stick with the safety of what she knows , rather than take a chance on what she doesn't.
True love only passes once in a lifetime , and she's willing to let it pass for a piece of her past.
She hides the ring , but doesn't bury it , she hides the love but won't pursue it.
Under the cloak if darkness I find her waiting , I want her to take my hand , step into tomorrow together , but shell never truly say goodbye to then , she wants the now , but she's afraid of tomorrow,
A tomorrow that my never be , because she's afraid

#love   #afraid   #taboo  
 
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