315468  Poems Read Home Login

 Climb the highest mountain, punch the face of god

Insanity's Brink



Ah yes, the brink of insanity, I, too, have been there,
Not once, or twice, but regularly.
I am a frequent guest,
I have my own room and board and
When I don't behave, I get my rations taken away.
I live with it because
Living without it is impossible.
My insanity is devastatingly close
To becoming full-fledged crazy.
There's only a teaspoon of sanity left,
And it is as important as the air
That filters through my lungs,
I save it, cherish it as though it were my baby and
When people claim me an idiot,
I throw common sense back into their faces,
Letting them see that
You don't have to be insane to live in this world
But I'll be damned if I don't help a little bit!

December 1, 2003







©2000 - 2019 - 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 ]



jackspoems My Book Desperado's Gold - Jackie R. Kays (Author), Teel James Glenn Buck Horton's brother was an outlaw. The only thing  
amazoncomDesperado
dreamweaver POETRY BY KRIS ~ DREAMWEAVER - ~WELCOME TO DREAMLAND~ Read my Poems to Know me. I am in my poems.  
dreamweaver
poetic2050 Poetry by poetic2050 - Feedback and critique requested.  
poetic2050
poet5170 Poetry by Elsie - *WELCOME TO MY WORLD* ~ Read my poems full of fact, fiction and fantasy.  
poet5170
godspoetwriter Poetry by godspoetwriter - Feedback and critique requested.  
godspoetwriter
countrypoet Poetry by CountryPoet - Language of Enchantment Words are beautiful...  
countrypoet
poet5576 CHROME YELLOW - Feedback and critique requested.  
poet5576

poet5170     dreamweaver      rockiii7      scottvinson      ladydp2000  View All Poets
Newest Item: JUST DON`T
JUST DON`T Don`t open your eyes and see the negative side of life Even ... More
Added: 2019-12-10  My Poetry List  PoetryPoem.com      Get a Free Site       Blogs     Stories     Premium Sites