156419  Poems Read Home Login

 Reflections of My Heart

Outside The Box

 Outside The Box

Outside the box
It seems is where I live
With my opinion
Right or wrong I will give

But I refuse to join
The life of offense
I find honesty
Is my best defense

I was raised and taught
How to agree to disagree
Friendship does not require
You to agree with me

I refuse to live
Afraid to express feelings
My opinions I will speak
With each of life's dealings

I have always believed
Ones silence is also consent
For my life others wishes
I just can't be content

I will fight
For what I believe
To sit in silence
Is a betrayal of me

We all have
Our own life's walk
I thoroughly investigate
Before I talk

I gather the facts
And listen to both sides
But in the end
My opinion I decide

Living outside the box
Is not a popular place to be
But there is no real fault
If with you I don't agree

ღ KKD ღ

Original By
Donna DeLong Matthews
The Gold Pen Ghost
All Rights Reserved
October 2019
Just another Reflection of My ღ

ღ God asked me
How long I planned on keeping you in my life.
I smiled and said...
How do I choose between always and forever...
But then I have found that's really not up to me... ღ

Visit my Web Site
Reflections of My Heart

View All My Poems

 A Time To Remember

©2000 - 2022, Individual Authors of the Poetry. All rights reserved by authors.

Visit My Home Page | Start Your Own Poetry Site | PoetryPoem
[ Control Panel ]  [ Today's Poetry - ALL Poets ]   [ Search ]

monique Message from Monique - Free videos for your poetry. Check them out Go to Poetry Poem youtube channel and get the embed  
dreamweaver POETRY BY KRIS ~ DREAMWEAVER - ~WELCOME TO DREAMLAND~ Read my Poems to Know me. I am in my poems.  
poet5170 Poetry by Elsie - *WELCOME TO MY WORLD* ~ Read my poems full of fact, fiction and fantasy.  
injoyslife Poetry by injoyslife - Feedback and critique requested.  
norrie5 Message in poetry - personalised poetry, red heartshaped bottle extra special gift for a loved one  
waterdragon Our Next Poet Laureate! YAYA! - Remarkable contemporary poetry by award-winning author of Out of Cullen Street (A House of Madness)  
athanase Poetry by athanase - Feedback and critique requested.  

dreamweaver     diggerd      bonafidepoet      poetry2071      poet5170  View All Poets
Newest Item: IT TAKES TWO
Please, visit the site for the poem. The text on the Picture is not visible h ... More
Added: 2023-04-01  My Poetry List  PoetryPoem.com      Get a Free Site       Blogs     Stories     Premium Sites