Screaming Doesn't Help Anymore, So What's Next?

August 5, 2009
By helena94 GOLD, Evansville, Indiana
helena94 GOLD, Evansville, Indiana
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Caged in
Held down
Gagged
And bound
My roots are tied
I want to hide.

Past mistakes
Not mine
Coldness
And lies
Why involve me
Open your eyes and see.

I am different
Not you
Or him
I’m trying to change
Grow and what not
I’m a “big girl”
Moving into the world.

And you can’t stop me.

The author's comments:
You know when you're at that age of wanting to grow up, but there are those over protective barriers blocking you? This was inspired by the coming of age for any teenager.

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