My Struggle

January 26, 2013
By bethanyebethany GOLD, Clinton, Tennessee
bethanyebethany GOLD, Clinton, Tennessee
13 articles 1 photo 20 comments

Favorite Quote:
"If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world." -C.S. Lewis

"I would love to be made perfect, but instead, I have the grace of God." -Audio Adrenaline


I’m fighting to hold on
and stay with what I know is true.

God, there is no one
more beautiful than you.

But right now,
I feel all alone.

I hate the desolate feeling
in this place called my home.

Winter’s coming soon,
and I’m trying hard to fight.

But with all of this darkness around me,
it’s hard to know what’s right.

God, won’t you guide me on my broken path,
please help me find my way.

I want to make it to your loving arms,
in which I will always stay.

The world I’m in is
crushing me,

And sometimes I fear
I’ll break.

So I cry out to
you again,

And my troubles are yours
to take.

God, why do I doubt you,
when I am in fear?

Why do I run,
when I can feel you near?

Please make me shine
with the light of you,

And help me live
like you want me to.

Please take my sadness,
Take my pain,

And bring my joy back again.

Please fix this broken heart,
and my broken world
that has fallen apart.

You alone are the one true King,
and it is to you alone I sing.



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SongBird04 said...
on Jun. 9 2013 at 12:23 am
SongBird04, Littleton, Colorado
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Favorite Quote:
You've gotta take the good with the bad, smile when you're sad, love what you got and remember what you had. Always forgive but never forget, learn from your mistakes but never regret. People change and things go wrong but always remember life goes on

Aww, I love this! It is so sweet and relateable! We have the same name....and you believe in God, too! lol, yay! Anyways, nice job and keep writing! :)

on Jun. 4 2013 at 5:45 pm
LittleLadybird GOLD, Carrickfergus, Other
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Favorite Quote:
To be nobody but yourself in a world that is trying it's hardest every night and day to change you into everyone else is to fight the hardest battle a human being can fight, and never stop fighting.

I love this poem! :) The voice of the speaker is so clear and pure and honest, it has a really lovely style :)

on Feb. 2 2013 at 12:58 am
sadesdd DIAMOND, Elma, Iowa
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All you can do is rely on God. Great poem.

on Jan. 30 2013 at 10:12 pm
Jade.I.Am ELITE, Fishers, Indiana
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Favorite Quote:
“If you're losing your soul and you know it, then you've still got a soul left to lose”
― Charles Bukowski

I can really connect with this.. I wrote a similar poem called faith;) love ur writing

on Jan. 30 2013 at 2:59 am
MyDemons BRONZE, Ladera Ranch, California
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Favorite Quote:
“In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.”
― Robert Frost

Amazing and inspiring!


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