Retrospective

Dealing with the past
Is brave for some
Easier to ignore and move on
Too many obstacles to overcome

Keeping bad memories
Alive inside you
Will cause them to fester
And exit like a witches brew

Poisonous thoughts
Will gnaw at your mind
Best to deal with them
One at a time

A Retrospective view
Of what has hindered
Will allow you to grow
And feel less injured

Unless you visit
And heal your past
You will boomerang back
To being typecast

Clear the path for your life
Moving Forward
Deal with your demons
And you will never be cornered

Christine Bolton

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  4 comments for “Retrospective

  1. June 1, 2018 at 7:01 am

    Brilliant! Fantastically composed! I’ve written a poem with the same message, ‘A Session with Depression’.
    Please feel free to take a look 😊

    • Christine
      June 1, 2018 at 8:13 am

      Thank you so much! I certainly will read it.

  2. June 28, 2018 at 9:38 am

    Awesome poem, and thanks for stopping by my place too!

    • Christine Bolton
      June 28, 2018 at 9:41 am

      Thank you! Of course…always good to meet new people. 😊

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