The Teen phase

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Finally reached the age of the glamorous teen
Behold, the world unlike I had ever seen.
Heightened with emotions
From fame, success, knowledge to love potions
Days went tiring myself out in various activities,
Nights went solving Life’s great mysteries.

What I want to do?
Succeed, will I be able to?
Will I ever find my passion?
Something that gives me satisfaction

What about love? True love and lust?
What if in haste, lust finds us first?

Some time had passed since then,
I am still as ignorant as I was ever before.
But I am finally at peace to the core.
Between all that confusion in my life,
All that misery, tears, broken hearts, unwanted strife,
I discovered my potentials, my desire… me.
Things that make me alive make me free.
I don’t have my life mapped out, no.
But I posses everything I need to know.

I am going to enjoy of every moment of my being
Appreciate the world, the beauty I am seeing.
Do what my heart tells me to.
Work, till I am unable to.
Love as though I have an endless source
Have no regret, no remorse.

Make my mark in history
Thus solving the greatest mystery
Me
You
Oneself





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FireandWater This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 6, 2011 at 9:01 am
so true, so true.  this is great!
 
SophiaCross said...
Jan. 5, 2011 at 7:48 pm
This is awesome! :)
 
xx3kay3xx said...
Jan. 5, 2011 at 6:54 pm
Wow this really is true. :) Nice work.
 
MaddieGr This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 5, 2011 at 6:00 pm

Love it :D it's like perfect for teenage struggles cuz honestly all the problems pretty much return to finding yourself and being "at peace to the core"

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