Many times I wanted to give up,
hanging on by a single silver thread.
As I watched as life passed me
Covered in darkness and despair.
Every morning I watched the sun rise
Hoping it would help me rise too
The sun rose, but I didn’t
I stayed their holding on.
Maybe it was my strength deep down inside
That gave me the courage to just let go
And when I finally did
I realised I didn’t need that string after all
I realised that after many sunrises
My hand had been held the whole time,
Something was trying to caress me.
I think it was life.
I watched your shadow
as it flew across the sky.
At the place where it all began.
Is it really possible to feel this misplaced.
A gypsy sits beside me
A child laughs with his nonna.
The street so noisy,
no haven place here.
But even amongst the noise
I can still feel my peace.
It’s so alive out here.
Ride with me
through your darkness, your night
as we bathe into the light.
Wrapping your heavens around my heart.
Couldn’t resist, I had to take
to the side which I knew best.
Through those times I spent mesmerised
by the hidden message
in and out, high and above
Through and through
Within and without.
Listen to its silence
It’s sweet sweet music.
Open your heart to the heavens
Raw and unfinished
I was broken
then I put myself back together
Tiny pieces of glass scattered across the ground
I was lost and so alone.
But then I became stronger
I found my strength
I made myself whole again.
I could say life was unfair
I could say allot of things really
But who am I to judge life or this universe.
No one ever said it was meant to be easy.
I could’ve given up
But I would never do that.
Instead I chose to rise
To climb back up
as I swallowed my tears.
Filled with so much love inside
You lit that special spark inside of me,
My passion,my fire has awakened
You softly kissed me back into life.
Their is something about this cold that makes me warm inside.