Human race

Human race

A Poem by z.chéri
"

Who are you?

"
I'd like to introduce you to the human race;

We are alive but
long for our death.

We are existing 
instead of living.

Seasons are passing
and we don't seem
to mind.

Our hearts are slowly
beating and we beg
them to stop.

Ungrateful for life,
we complain about
everything.

Telling hated ones
that we love them.

Searching for real people
while we remain fake 
ourselves.

Here's the human race, 
full of expectations of others
that we don't fulfil ourselves.

© 2017 z.chéri



Author's Note

z.chéri
I could go on. Continue in the comments if you please. - Melody x

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A wonderful essence of truth, great work.

Posted 11 Months Ago


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Zoe
Wise words. I could relate to each and everything you said...well written!

Posted 1 Year Ago


this soo true melody!....i loved your work!

Posted 1 Year Ago


i believe you are absolutely right

Posted 1 Year Ago


You have written about truth and reality of people. I really liked this. Beautifully written in short and simple words.

Posted 1 Year Ago


I say some souls
ensure they never live llike that
by being aware all the time

its easy to be fake


Posted 1 Year Ago


z.chéri

1 Year Ago

I agree. :) x
Its so very true...
We expect much from others while setting pathetically low bars for ourselves...
I liked how you began your poem...
Very creative and real...
Great work:)

Posted 1 Year Ago


z.chéri

1 Year Ago

Thank you!! :) x
Neetha

1 Year Ago

My pleasure....:)

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z.chéri

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