What Life is

What Life is

A Poem by christopher fox
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I wrote this last year on the back of a test in my world drama class after I had finished. September 12th 2014

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Sitting alone
Playing in the 
dark
worried about ideas 
I never wanted
 to start
I bounce a ball
but it doesnt
bounce back
lost in a fog
of my own traps
leaning on something
I've yet to see
I feel it with
my hands
just not enough to
believe
answering questions 
with my hand raised
no one asked 
anything
I'm not even on stage
I hear an applause
I'm patting my 
own back
just hoping the 
ball reverses its 
track
makes the circle 
I feel life is.
sitting alone...
what life is.

© 2015 christopher fox


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Very scattered and structured at the same time. I like it!

Posted 7 Years Ago


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christopher fox

7 Years Ago

Thank you very much!

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christopher fox
christopher fox

Colorado Springs, CO



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I'm 24 and have been writing my whole life. I began to share my work in 2014, and haven't gotten the performance side down just yet. I was on episode 703 "Shock" of the Risk podcast, and that record.. more..

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