During the last semester at school I ran out of pages in my journal. Instead of going out and finding a new one, I started a private blog with wordpress, that only I can see. An online-diary of sorts.
I hate to be one of those youths that thinks (imagine me saying this in a dull, mopey & monotonous voice), “I write poetry, I’m so artsy” but it’s true- sometimes I do write poems, or lyrics to songs without a tune.
And a couple of them have ended up on my little private blog.
It’s kind of weird to think about it, I don’t just sit down and think “okay, time to write a poem” and plan it all out. If I write one it’s just because it popped into my head. Wedged it’s way into my conscious mind and refused to leave me alone until I put pen to paper.
So here is one of those poems, written quite recently on December 20th, 2012.
I, The Rabbit
Out from nowhere
fate would have it.
You a hawk
and I, the rabbit.
Swooping down, a friend or foe?
Even now I do not know.
Dare the rabbit pose the question,
‘of us, what is your impression’?
Fear, it killed the rabbit’s voice-
Stuck, the prey must make a choice.
Dare it chance to lose your favor,
with the hope of something greater?