I remember the time
The time when
Hefty decisions I used to take,
Getting secluded used to be my fate,
I cried on the smallest of things,
Getting despised by others used to be the same,
I know even I use to hate myself...

I remember the time
The time
I couldn't even keep a secret,
Thought I was so preeminent,
and used to always get what I yearned for;
I used to boast myself up,
by undermining others

Now these horrifying memories are ghosting me,
Like the ghouls in my dreams,
I thought my excuse of being a child is enough,
but I know even Immaturity has its bounds,
So, I will try to atone it from now on...

About this poem

This poem is about the time when I was younger and how I hated my past self. My past self was immature, selfish and childish. I wanted to change my image. Everybody have something they regret in their life the most. The thing I regret is my immaturity and not being able to fulfill what other's expected from me.

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Written on January 16, 2022

Submitted by anshuusharma2006 on July 30, 2022

Modified on March 09, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme Axxxxxx Aaxxxxx xxxxx
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 614
Words 135
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 7, 7, 5

Anshu Sharma

I am Anshu Sharma and I started writing poems last year. It first started out as a way to relieve my pent up frustration but now it's more of a hobby. I am 15 years old. I wanted to learn from others as my writing skills are quite lacking so I hope participating in this competition will help me. more…

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