Afraid MAG

By Unknown, Unknown, Unknown


Because I'm uncomfortable revealing how I feel;
Because I hate the way we make it seem like a big deal;

Because I'm scared to death of what the rest will think;
Because I'm terrified they'll say, "That really stinks.";

Because I want the praise that I don't think I'll find;
Because I start to think of what they're thinking in their minds;

Because I hate the ridicule I think they'll throw at me;
Because I'll be ashamed if mine is only worth a "D";

Because I'll be embarassed if the others are superior;
Because I'm petrified that mine will be inferior;

Because I feel so awkward when I read in front of a crowd;
I'm going to be afraid to read this poem out loud.

by C. E., New Haven, CT

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Shahed GOLD said...
on Feb. 18 2010 at 4:25 pm
Shahed GOLD, Tulsa, Oklahoma
16 articles 2 photos 350 comments

Favorite Quote:
"People are like tea bags, they don't realize their own strength until they're dropped in hot water "
“People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway.
If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway."


amazing! gr8 job!

... man GOD BLESS! keep on writing..

i read it twice its so gr8!

.. check out my work i thnk we got somethin in common by the way we write

but u did gr8!


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