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My Thoughts about Thieves

He walked in here like he owned the place,
Picked up my words . . . and read them.
He didn't care that they were private,
or unfinished.
Didn't he know that he was stealing . . .
from my mind?
I never said he could share . . . my thoughts.
Sometimes no one is allowed to share my words
They come from inside me
They are a part of me . . . my soul.
I don't need the frustrations,
Of fearing that he's in my head . . .
Stealing my thoughts.
They can't be replaced.
Someone stole my money once . . .
\But I got some more.
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Poetry.com 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 41 reviews.
abby leach 8 months ago
Andreas Simic 8 months ago
Reminds me of this quote of mine.

“Financial wealth without balance,

family and love is just money.”

 Andreas Simic

Celumusa Macwele More than 1 year ago
you can earn as much as you can no limitation
Erudia Thevenin 9 months ago
I don't usually give five stars that easy but this one was fantastic well done.
Michelle Melendy 9 months ago
I like this because the great imagery combined with vagueness let me make the poem my own. 
Andreas Simic 10 months ago
Thank goodness there is pretty much more of everything. Enjoyed the theme.
Nicole Lejeune Flores More than 1 year ago
You can always get more money but your thoughts are yours ; )
Peter Boydell 11 months ago
don't sweat it
Sonja Carnes 12 months ago
Excellent work here! Awesome!
B Wright More than 1 year ago
rebuild your happy thoughts
Amber Whitehead More than 1 year ago
Yam-tin Martin Wong More than 1 year ago
Money stolen can be earned back again, but not for your thoughts. Stand up for your right, Donald!
Dips Lawati More than 1 year ago
Callum Fenton 4 months ago
Really thought that was great writing. 
Talia Thorne More than 1 year ago
Love the style. I enjoyed the way you put to words the sacredness of thought.
Walt Sisikin More than 1 year ago
Excellent poem.  Very well written.  I liked it very much.
mylce bon More than 1 year ago
i like it
Kendra Crouch 21 days ago
I enjoyed this
Ora Thornburg-Montague 9 months ago
Reminds me of the song killing me softly 
Dewayne Noel 8 months ago
A theme we all relate to ...
Shannon Beaudette More than 1 year ago
nice piece
Angela Dillard More than 1 year ago
I really enjoyed it the way you wrote the emotions so that the reader could feel them, as if our thoughts were being stolen. GREAT
Earl Lee More than 1 year ago
i too once had my words stolen, it's very personal, ones words and thoughts. such things should be respected and enjoyed.
Mohan Pillai 11 months ago
Thou shall not ponder over it. All have three pound brains 
Patricia Day 10 months ago
good .  Makes me feel your frustration
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