Category Archives: Poetry

Poems by William Smith

In This World

I don’t feel safe in this world, There is no place to rest here.The fading light is hiding the truth. I thought I knew why I came,but now I am far away.“Never give up” rings in my ears.I will conquer … Continue reading

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What I Need

My jacket is hanging on the wall.I went out and saw the sunrise today.No one remembers who I used to be.I’m sad today but keep a good face on. Time with you is what I need.You could call today and … Continue reading

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The People Smile

[From the archive] I am sitting on a bench in the town’s center.I see people smile as they walk by. Once I sit down, I feel a breeze. The sunlight is filtered by a tree near me.The sun moves through … Continue reading

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Falling Asleep

[From the archive] The monitor glowed blue.I was lost in meditation today.As the images aged, I grew tired. Every day I take my seat.In the moments of love, I smile.I am captivated by my friends online. As I grow tired … Continue reading

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