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

Telling hated ones
that we love them.

Searching for real people
while we remain fake 

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

© 2017 z.chéri

Author's Note

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 9 Months Ago

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

Posted 10 Months Ago

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

Posted 10 Months Ago

i believe you are absolutely right

Posted 10 Months Ago

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

Posted 10 Months Ago

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

its easy to be fake

Posted 10 Months Ago


10 Months 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 10 Months Ago


10 Months Ago

Thank you!! :) x

10 Months Ago

My pleasure....:)

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Added on May 16, 2017
Last Updated on May 16, 2017
Tags: sad, leaving, left, perfect, complete, hurt, overwhelmed, love, human, moments, knew, crying, cried, yourself, myself, wretched, rhythm, heartbeat, moving, dead, destroyed, us, together, careful



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