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Too many problems,
all overwhelming me.
I can't think straight.
They tower over me
laughing at my uncertainty.
I just want to curl up and hide.
Live in a fairy-tale world,
where my problems won't trouble me.

But there is no such place
no happy ending
'till i get out there and face my problems,
instead of avoiding them.
I must be strong,
and live this life
of problems.



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sunnyhunny This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 5, 2010 at 1:58 pm
Completely relatable!  I feel like I can relate to all of your work.  You are not alone in these feelings.  Nice job with this, it flows very nicely.
 
Lost-In-Life replied...
Jun. 7, 2010 at 5:53 pm
Thanks! That's a reassuring thought, that I'm not alone, although sometimes even when you know others feel the way you do you still feel alone, or at least I do! :P
 
sunnyhunny This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Jun. 18, 2010 at 8:21 pm
Yeah, I know whatcha mean!
 
laughter222 said...
Mar. 7, 2010 at 10:00 pm
I completely relate to this poem and it's so good because it's so true!
 
little-miss-sunshine replied...
Mar. 9, 2010 at 4:07 pm
Thanks for the comments guys! I'm really glad it's relatable!
 
LittleMissWhimsical This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Feb. 10, 2010 at 10:19 pm
I love this poem too! Ridiculously relatable.
 
Lost-In-Life replied...
Jun. 7, 2010 at 5:49 pm
Thanks! I was hoping someone could relate!
 
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