1. Rhyming poetry to change your day


Waiting is a horrible thing

What is this news gonna bring?

Is it positive? is it a yes?

Did I do what was asked of the test?

Is it negative? is it a no?

Do I drown myself into my sorrow?

This is killing me, hours and days

Walking around in my own haze

Checking my phone for a buzz or a ring

“When you going to ring you poxy thing!”

I can’t stand it, it’s getting too much

How can one response cause such a fuss

The phone rings, lights up at last

I was quick, super quick, lightning fast

I wait anxiously, saying hello

Is it good news, or just another blow?

Hello, I have spoken to them, this is the news

Thank you, I hold my breath, win or lose?

Taken from Rhyming poetry to change your day by Philip Lister

3 thoughts on “Waiting

    1. Course I did, I stayed positive, took the punches and moved on. In France I applied for 400 jobs, 4 interviews and eventually got a job. 5 years later I am where I am, doing ok. But I remember how hard and a testing period it was.

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