When I Look at the Sky (Scholarship Slam)

Location

60014
United States
42° 14' 2.5656" N, 88° 20' 1.1328" W

Down on my luck
Out of my mind
What's going on?
I've lost track of time.
Where do I go?
Why can't you stay?
It doesn't make sense
these words that you say.
What's this I hear?
Where do i start?
I can't take the time
that we spend apart.

Distance is pain
and pain is deceit
but patience is strong
Have you tasted defeat?

You see,
some symbolize the colors of the sky
To represent ones lows
and represent ones highs.
Today, the color is not gray
but yet it's not blue
I wander what color
times chosen for you.

Corina Avalos

Comments

MVP-Most Valuable Poet

amazing

Need to talk?

If you ever need help or support, we trust CrisisTextline.org for people dealing with depression. Text HOME to 741741