It’s Not Enough to Exist

It’s not enough to exist,

To merely continue,

To be prolonged,

To endure,

There must be meaning, motivation.

Hope, change, smiles and tribulations.

Hurdles to conquer, goals to smash.

Something meaningful to hold,

Someone to care for and be cared for in turn,

Someone to share the ongoing, even for a little.

It isn’t enough to exist,

Like a repeated season-finale of good times, to be followed by the silence.

It isn’t enough to be judged as broken, faulty.

It isn’t enough to continue with those wanting rid of you,

It isn’t enough to exist,

Burdening the ones you love most,

Burdening the ones you care for utmost.

It isn’t enough. And it hurts.
This poem is quite a sad one, I am actually not feeling sad, but more contemplative, of feelings, of existence, of gratefulness, of how to treat others better, of how not to burden them. Of how, in essence, to exist.

Advertisements

One thought on “It’s Not Enough to Exist

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s