August 9, 2009
By Janielle Henderson BRONZE, Chicago, Illinois
Janielle Henderson BRONZE, Chicago, Illinois
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What's the first thing you think about when you wake up in the morning ??

is it him ?
is it her ?
is it this,
or is it that ?
is it them ?

your boyfriend ?
your girlfriend ?
your hardships,
or your obstacles ?
your friends ?

what does any of this mean in the end ?

are these things that are a reason, or a result of your happiness ?


are you just one of those people that are happy reguardless ?

no matter how much s***,
no matter how many risks .

it doesn't matter to you, does it ?

okay, now let's talk about those people who wouldn't be so happy about this .

happy people realized that life goes on, but thats the point that others obviously missed .

here's something i don't get ..

why dwell on something that will pass by so quickly ?

is it that you can't resist ?

i mean, i can honestly say, everyday i used to think about the bad things in life ..

soo only if you insist..

continue to do that .

but to be a happy person, you have to learn how to live life, and never back track .

that is, if happiness is something you lack.

then again.. how do you become happy ?

what makes you happy ?

what makes you sad ?

what makes you cry ?

what makes you mad ?

what disappoints you ?

better yet, what does it take TO disappoint you ?

think about these questions..

and then.. you tell me..


i dont know either .

The author's comments:
When You're Done Reading This, I Hope You Realize That It's Not That Easy To be Happy. I Hope You Are Able to Answer These Questions, An dKnow Why They Could Be Important.

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This article has 2 comments.

FoxBrown1 said...
on Aug. 17 2009 at 11:42 pm
Hey Janielle, That was an excellent poem. It was very thought provoking, it gives the reader something to think about. I am proud of you.

tallncocoa said...
on Aug. 15 2009 at 5:05 am
Hey this is really something 2 think about. Very good creative work!Keep up the good work!


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