Original Poetry by Me! — Mike Stanley

My feelings
Have me in a pit

It’s dark outside

The sides are so steep
The top high enough
To where I can’t see

I pace back and forth
As the sun rises
As the sun sets

Another day gone
Another day
With no progress made
Still trapped

In my pit

A pit so big
That my thoughts revolve
Around it

Instead of How
To get Out



Mike Stanley

Mike Stanley

Dragging myself through this journey by the ink in my pen and the life in my limbs. As a wise man once said, “this is how my bio ends.”