this is a page for

Browsing Tag: life

Dreaming of a better life

Sometimes it feels like life is not enough Sometimes the going gets to be too tough At times I force myself to fake a smile Feels like I’ve lived like this for quite a while I walk around feeling confused My thoughts distorted and misused My body’s tired from the stress Of never ending quest for my success I am exhausted from this rat race Let’s take a breather and slow down our pace Remember life without technology? I think we owe our privacy a big apology I pray for days of peace and quiet Instead I witness them get angry and then riot The public tends to like commotion While kindness seems to be a silly notion I see nothing but sadness on the news They might as well pick up an instrument and sing the blues Because the truth may seem too hard to bear Now that I think of it, to call it truth, is that really fair ? The government is too consumed with passing laws That they forget that treating symptoms doesn’t cure the cause We need to shift the focus from the bailout plans And put the future of our kids into our own hands So many of us are obsessed with greed Determined to fulfill our every want and every need Maybe…just maybe we shouldn’t take a loan To be the first to purchase the new version of the iPhone It cannot hurt to take a few steps back To days when human interactions were intact To times when romance started with a look Instead of friend requesting me on facebook What if we focus on the better things in life Forget the anger, animosity and strife What if we foster positivity and let it bloom Perhaps…