Who Am I?

April 20, 2010
By ♥Adrienne♥ BRONZE, Albuquerque, New Mexico
♥Adrienne♥ BRONZE, Albuquerque, New Mexico
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I’m stuck in down under,
I can’t get free,
I am so confused at what I want to be.
What I want to be,
I can’t find out,
Every time I try to life seems to pull me out.

I can’t decide at what I want to be.
Every time I picture the future I can see.
When I get back to the present I finally realize,
Being in the future is just a prize,
A gift I can’t afford.

Life is like a roller coaster but I can’t hang on.
When I get to the top,
I can see dawn,
creeping over the horizon,
like kids spying,
but when I fall down the hill,
It’s a new beginning.

The darkness cocoons me.
You would think it’d be comfort,
But it’s just pain.
If only I could see.
Behind the glass of the window,
Though the thick, wooden door,
I would know I’m nothing less,
nothing more.


Who Am I?


The author's comments:
This poem was originally a song that i wrote. I finished it in poem though. :) Enjoy.

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on May. 12 2010 at 11:37 am
erinXrose PLATINUM, Albuquerque, New Mexico
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"There are two great days in a person's life, the day we are born and the day we discover why."

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on May. 9 2010 at 5:19 pm
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on May. 7 2010 at 7:03 pm
Frog-Prince PLATINUM, Lakeside, California
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"Peace is not the absence of conflict, but the ability to cope with it"

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