The External Fight – Written June 2015 (Aged 40)

The External Fight

i am clinging to hope
nightmares
which are made of old rope
suicide,
mental illness,
demons,
they all run in the shadows
i do not wish to dismiss
but these days
we are all turned inside out
starved,
of intellectual highs
and truths
i am here and i wonder why
they do not feed us
why they just leave it
share this,
and post that
i see so many people
close to a situational collapse
the internal hope
the external fight




James Garratt – June 2015


More poems at
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More about this blog, The Boy Behind the Glasses, here
 https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/2020/01/08/the-boy-behind-the-glasses-an-introduction/ 


More poems from 2015 here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/category/poems-and-writing-2015/

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