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JT Sep 2019
It has been a ******* week
since you needed distance
JT May 2019
  Sep 2018 JT
I don’t feel close
to poetry.

It feels elusive.
Once it spoke to me.
But now it’s mute.

It sits back
and doesn’t look
at me.

If I call out
it doesn’t hear.

Lately poetry is
like that demon
I used to want
to reappear.
JT Sep 2018
I've always conformed to what is customary
Now I am tired
I've taken a huge leap
In order to save myself

Sometimes, pushing yourself
Would just drain you in the end
The dream destination
Just suddenly becomes blurry

I had it all planned out
But I never thought
That the process
Would simply turn things around

Hopefully, I would find
The thing that makes me full
In which I will feel joy in the pain
As well as peace within
#lost #depressed #help
JT Jul 2018
In the pursuit
Of being the person
Others wanted me to be
What I thought I was fitting for me
I eventually lost
Myself and continuously sought
What has happened
To the person
I was meant to be
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