Oh the years I lived with self-doubt

without a chance to sit it out

it would just follow me about

stopping my voice-sealing my shout

Until I became bored with it

and began to battle right back

doubt fled my oncoming attack

gloomy thoughts gone-life back on track

And now, I  just roar at it

© Vivian Zems

Dverse Poets

An interesting rhyme pattern :nine lines with a rhyme pattern AAAABCCCB and using four trochees per line. Frank Hubeny hosts Dverse today.