A Prisoner

My chains loosen as I realize what you are

How long have I been against these bars?

Why hadn’t I seen this all before?

I can’t seem to ignore it anymore

Why hasn’t someone come to rescue me?

I just want to break free



Additional Resources

Get AI Feedback on your poem

Interested in feedback on your poem? Try our AI Feedback tool.


If You Need Support

If you ever need help or support, we trust CrisisTextline.org for people dealing with depression. Text HOME to 741741