AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
Happy 4th of July!
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  A. Bell, iJ.S. Bradford, iCindy Ziperman, iSonny Hudson, iRobert Wood, iTheodore Soderberg, iNancy Neville, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Blog
· 3,672 Titles
· 17,093 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Nov, 2002

OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
The Cuban Family: Custom and Change in an Era of Hardship
by Rosemarie Skaine

This work explores how relationships of blood, marriage, sex, and residence work in each type of Cuban family, particularly as it is affected by Cuba’s struggle to transf..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Poet vs Self
by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper
•  I Wish U Well
•  Paper Bag Poet
•  Thorns End
•  Pissed Off People
•  Deliver Us From Evil
           >> View all 3,666

Sometimes our verse can get tangled in our struggle

All my life I've been a poet,
I just didn't know it.
My personal struggle inside,
was taking me for a ride.
I had to call myself aside,
then deep down confide.

I started poeming during the melee,
so my verse went the same way.
I used poetry as a tool,
even started reacting like fool,
quite a few times I lost my cool.
I knew I wasn't right,
but it was on with whatever fight.

I won my struggle down deep,
hope the monster will keep.
I still get taxed,
but I've learn to be more relaxed.
Quite a few things got solved,
as my style of verse evolved.
My battle inside is under control,
so my verse can
shake, rattle and roll.

O

 



Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
wonderful--so glad you write on!!
Reviewed by Bernice Lakota
wonderful thing you stuck to it, we should've missed another nice one like this.
Reviewed by Lavendar Jazz
I am glad the poet won, so I can stop by and see what's really going on. Nice rhyming scheme and that is hard to do. Peace my brothah.
Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  Little Voices
  2.  Another Poem of Love
  3.  Self-Worth Surrendered
  4.  As Poets
  5.  'The real me'
  6.  I Whisper Your Name
  7.  My Hands
  8.  Hands of Choice
  9.  Shadow Passes - Light Remains
  10.  The Beach

Passages by Janet Caldwell

Stepping out of the darkness and embracing the light with poetry...  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.