Lit.Org - a community for readers and writers Advanced Search
 




Average Rating
0.00

(0 votes)

You must login to vote

I am not much of a writer,
This is sad but it is true.
However, I figured I would try my hand at it,
Just to be able to express myself to you.

We first met, a few years ago
However, I must say
Getting to know you has not been easy
From so far away.

I will continue try, no doubt
Because you are my father
In my desperate need to connect
This is why I bother.

Some say, everything happens for a reason
This I hope is true
For years I searched for a reason
Why my childhood was spent without you.

No grudges are held anymore
As my youthful thinking starts to fade
I just want to learn about the people before me
And how it became that I was made.

Do the roots to our family tree run deep?
Or are they as short as they feel?
In this most uncertain world today
Alone is sometimes too real.

I guess in my quest for knowledge
I am trying to fill a hole
A hole deep down inside me
That sits beside my soul.

As generations, dwindle down to just a couple
I am left with a sense of despair
Will there be anyone of my bloodline left
On the other hand, will anyone even care?



Related Items

Comments

The following comments are for "For my namesake..."
by starstar





Add Your Comment

You Must be a member to post comments and ratings. If you are NOT already a member, signup now it only takes a few seconds!

All Fields are required

Commenting Guidelines:
  • All comments must be about the writing. Non-related comments will be deleted.
  • Flaming, derogatory or messages attacking other members well be deleted.
  • Adult/Sexual comments or messages will be deleted.
  • All subjects MUST be PG. No cursing in subjects.
  • All comments must follow the sites posting guidelines.
The purpose of commenting on Lit.Org is to help writers improve their writing. Please post constructive feedback to help the author improve their work.


Username:
Password:
Subject:
Comment:





Login:
Password: