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that's how I feel around you
Clueless
that's how I think around you
Timid
that's how I walk around you

When you glance my way
I run away
When you open your mouth
I fly south
When you approach me
I hide my face
so you can't see
my confusion and despair
anxiety over whether you care

If only you could see me
for who I truly can be
instead of who I am
It's what I wish for every night
Drat this shyness, give me might
I will tell you that I feel this way
but maybe tomorrow, not today

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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@m@nd@ said...
Dec. 14, 2011 at 9:13 am
it would be really cool if they did translate it i agree!! :)
 
@m@nd@ said...
Dec. 14, 2011 at 9:10 am
hey this is a great poem its really inspiring me to do other types of work like in genra way sorry its diffucult to spell. is china amazing as they say? i've always wanted to go there great job!!
 
Dragonscribe said...
Jan. 7, 2011 at 4:21 pm
This is a great poem! I really loved it. By the way - not to sound strange, but please answer this question because I'm so curious - this site says you live in China. Are you receiving this is Chinese, or English? I just wonder if they are translating what I am writing right now, because that would be so cool! And yes, excellent poem.
 
Abby:) This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Jan. 8, 2011 at 6:19 am

Thanks :)

Well I'm ethnically Chinese and I'm living in China, but I wrote this in English. :) Haha it would be great if they started translating, wouldn't it?

 
SMWells said...
Nov. 1, 2010 at 11:42 am
I love it! I found that dispite the fact I do not easily relate to such feelings. I could put myself in your situation.
 
Abby:) This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Nov. 2, 2010 at 8:54 am
Thank you (:
 
S M Wells replied...
Nov. 2, 2010 at 11:43 am
Know need to say thanks, you did a good job.
 
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