The Fear of ME

March 20, 2012
By SilverWordSmith GOLD, Indianapolis, Indiana
SilverWordSmith GOLD, Indianapolis, Indiana
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Favorite Quote:
I have a question! -Myself


Skeletons in the closet,
Monster in the mirror.
The world is scary,
But, we’re what we truly fear.
We’re afraid of what we are,
Afraid of what we’re not.
Afraid of what we’ve done
Afraid of what we’ve thought.
We’re afraid of how we see ourselves,
Afraid of how we feel.
Afraid of what may happen,
Afraid of what’s false, and what’s real.
But fear is not all we have.
We have happiness, love, and pride.
So show yourself and shine,
Don’t stay scared and hide.
We may be afraid of what makes us “me”,
But, spread your wings and you’ll be free.

The author's comments:
This isn't supposed to be depressing, but inspirational and philisophical

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on Jan. 8 2015 at 5:34 am
Ray--yo PLATINUM, Kathmandu, Other
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Favorite Quote:
God Makes No Mistakes. (Gaga?)
"I have hated the words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right." -Liesel Meminger via Markus Zusac, "The Book Thief"

It is inspirational, and I liked the second last line. Good poem!


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