Trapped in the bars of my mind
Addiction has feasted on my soul
Obsession controlling my thoughts
A dark cloud hovers over me
Held captive as a child by the sickness of abuse
The past suffocates me
Tormenting my inner being
My thoughts wrapped around the razor wire
It cuts my spirit
I gotta break free, plan my escape
Release myself from the bondage
Riot my emotions
Sound the alarm!
Next stop, Death row, if I don't break the chains of oppression, addiction and the depression in my mind...........................................................................................I'll never forget the caged beatings
Abandoned by society, they keep on depriving and eyeing me?
My remorseful existence
Accept rehabilitation and embrace my recovery
Learn to forgive all, including myself
How can I find my redemption?
It's a lifelong spiritual journey
A tall task to endure
Getting an education has given me a purpose
Accountability and responsibility is my motto of truth
A heart of remorse
Atonement lays at my feet
Honestly standing now
Freedom calls my name
Written by: Larry N.Stromberg (c) 2022 All rights reserved
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