Toward emotional intelligence

Anger fuels anger, regret shortly follow

nasty words we didn’t mean get blurted out with no return

putting your emotions through a blender, making it hard to swallow

fighting on, why are we always so stubborn

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Guilt trip and shaming to make someone feel bad

playing the victim which makes things worse

going the wrong way about it, it is kinda sad

it will only bring the bond a curse

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Nothing hurts more than disappointment

it hits deep, it reveals parts that you didn’t know existed

they held you so high and you couldn’t reach their expectations

senses overflowing with guiltiness

there is almost certainly nothing that feels worse


We need better ways to communicate our feelings. The only way we will better our communication is through better understanding our own emotions and the real why behind them.

We will only begin to get better at handling arguments, anger, and hurts if we start working on our emotional intelligence.


I struggled to get a title for this poem, it would mean a lot if you have any ideas for me🙈

I wanted to do something else, and fun in a way, so I created this poll:

What is your response when angry, hurt or upset most of the times?

https://pollie.app/0cneq

Click the link to vote for the most suited option.

Thanks for reading, I would love to hear your thoughts on this poem and whether there is anything you would have done differently.

If you don’t mind, would you leave me a rating on this poem in the comment section from 1-10, and give a reason if it is below 6.

I truly want to improve my poem writing, it would mean a lot if you could leave a rating and any tips that you have for me.

💖👣💖

136 Comments

  1. SMiles Where Do
    We Feel Our
    Emotions

    Our

    Body Yet

    Cognitive

    Behavioral

    Therapy

    Forgets

    The

    Dance

    And Continues

    To Leave Soul

    Out

    Of

    Our

    Heads

    Little

    Children
    Move Yes Dance
    Sing Unintelligible

    Sounds

    To Regulate

    Their

    Emotions

    Adults

    Evolve
    Into

    Talking
    Dead Heads…

    Dance Free

    See What’s
    Underneath “The Song”💫

    Liked by 2 people

  2. 😝

    It’s actually good! You spoke it pretty well!

    And I guess I’m a little intelligent lol!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Don’t worry, nothing beats my sister😂 Feel free to annoy me all you want, I bet you’ll get tired of me way before I get tired of you😁😇

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Since I gave you an honest thought of your post would you please give me your honest thoughts on my post Stretching The Truth? Nobody seemed to like it… maybe I said something offensive?

    Liked by 1 person

  5. I literally just read it and commented before reading your request, great minds think alike!🔥
    I left an honest comment for you, what are people saying?

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Nothing really lol that’s why I asked your opinion on it. I don’t know something unless someone says something. Was the picture too much? Was it offensive? Too weird for a guy to be talking about? I don’t know.

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Loved the pic, in my eyes not at all offensive. I wish more guys would talk about things like this. I am glad that you don’t hold women up to social standards, in my eyes, social standards bring much unhappiness to both women and men.

    Liked by 1 person

  8. I like it though, keep on being your talkative weirdo self😁
    “Embrace the glorious mess that you are” Being yourself is what I stand for!👣❤

    Liked by 1 person

  9. How can I embrace the glorious mess I am when you only come around every now and then…

    And I’m winning at the talkative race.

    Liked by 1 person

  10. Those words all flowed beautifully in a way somehow😂

    By not being afraid to be yourself, to be weird and talkative, rather viewing it as good traits that make you you.

    Nope, not happening😒😛

    Liked by 1 person

  11. It’s what I’m here for lol!!!

    Seriously though, if I’m holding you up or bugging you I’ll go.

    Liked by 1 person

  12. 🔥🤣

    No, not at all, I like the company, everyone is asleep and you’re helping me stay awake as I customize my WordPress theme🤗👣
    what time is it there?

    Liked by 1 person

  13. You’re the third person I’ve met since blogging from South Africa. Weirdly enough all are female.

    Liked by 1 person

  14. Karlien, great poem. I think you should title it Anger. It is simple direct and to the point. I give it a 9. I found it deep and dark. The poll was a nice addition to your post. Take care. Scott

    Liked by 2 people

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