Follow your dreams.

Standing on the edge of the cliff,

Darkness on my right and my dreams on the left,

All I have to do is take the plunge

To follow my dreams,

But I don’t know if I’ll survive the fall,

Or fly,

The darkness looks convincing,

But my dreams make me happier,

I know I have to make a choice,

But my mind is frantic with fear.

I know in the darkness I’ll be cushioned to safety,

And my dreams would lead me to several obstacles,

But I guess I  have to take the leap,

As something out there is telling me,

To follow my dreams.

 

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Why do they stop me?

Faceless people haunt me at night,

Ordering me to give up my dreams,

Should I listen to them?

Or should I fight them?

Is what I constantly think.

When I give in to them,

Thinking they might

Lead me to a paradise,

But instead they leave me in the darkness,

Telling me there will soon be light,

With a little hope I wait,

But every time I try to look for the light,

They draw another curtain of darkness.

I then try to run free,

But find my self handcuffed to them,

I try to break all the bonds,

But they won’t let me ,

Is chasing your dreams a bad thing?

If not,

Then why do they stop me?

 

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