Struggling

Struggling

A Poem by Sahm Moore






i didn’t travel far enough to outrun all my troubles. 
the ties that bind still pull tight while I gasp and hide and struggle.
they don’t see that I can’t breathe and I can’t find my way out.
so I’ll cut the lines and turn out the lights.
don’t be surprised by the silence. 






© 2017 Sahm Moore



Author's Note

Sahm Moore
Not a poet. Just thoughts and feelings.

My Review

Would you like to review this Poem?
Login | Register




Request Read Request
Add to Library My Library
Subscribe Subscribe


Stats

36 Views
Added on July 30, 2017
Last Updated on July 30, 2017
Tags: Poetry, Thoughts, Feelings, Depression

Author

Sahm Moore
Sahm Moore

Austin, TX



About
As a gay kid in a small Texas town I knew I was different than a lot of my friends. I wasn't sure where or how I fit in. So, I fell in love with books and worlds I so easily drifted into. Looking back.. more..

Writing
Who I Am Who I Am

A Poem by Sahm Moore