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Wheels are turning; rolling through the puddles,
As I breathe in deep and let it go just as desperately.
The music vibrates through the drums of my ears:
Play; Repeat - Words I will never understand.
The lights, like gems, are sprawled out onto the ground.
Sparkling and coveted reds and greens are beaming,
Showing off a fortune that could never be fully grasped.
My hands grip the steering wheel - my foot hits the pedal,
How I wish for a heart that would know how to settle.
For now the tears of rain beat down from my dark skies,
As I breathe in deep, and let it go just as desperately.




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lildutchgurl This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 23, 2010 at 9:22 pm:
hiii i love your poetry. truthfully each piece is so beautiful and i think you'll go far!
 
wind.and.rain.again replied...
Jul. 19, 2010 at 11:13 am :
i agree with this
 
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Katie D. said...
May 15, 2009 at 5:46 pm:
This was absolutely amazing.
Breathe is not the righ title, because i couldn't after i read this.
As teenagers, or any age really. We always find those moments were we are full of rage, giving us the best opputunity's to write something amazing.
Great Job.
I also agree with your comment on your poem.
Move on, keep growing from everything we go through.

--Katie
 
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LilJ<3 said...
Apr. 10, 2009 at 9:03 pm:
I loved this...the imagery was amazing. You are great and even though this didnt get published...it was beautiful, real and sincere you should be very proud of it. I can relate to the coments you left about the poem...Great job Girl
♥ Jackie
 
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YeseniaG said...
Apr. 9, 2009 at 12:24 am:
Love it. Great imagery
 
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