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We are lost generation,
Product of capitalism,
Time of stagnation,
Domination of big corporation,
Post fascism,
Hidden racism,
Fake humanism;

We come from time of great ideas,
Collecting medals and trophies,
Surrounded by classy criminals
Practiced liars and vandals;

Everybody thinks about their future only
What will happen tomorrow?
Tired of crowds, tired of being lonely
Not interested in other people's pain, just their own sorrow,

Part of them close their eyes,
Some close their hearts,
Others pretend to see as part of their disguise
And Children of Today are left just with all those
Why(?)'s





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Liyah15 said...
May 28, 2015 at 1:10 pm
I like this poem a lot. It explains so much.
 
AprilNicole This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Oct. 10, 2014 at 10:30 am
This is really good, I have to say. You did an excellent job of describing a generation lost. In many ways I think our generation is the new lost generation, everything's technology and it seems like originality is not important anymore. Not only is this poem original, it's descriptive and deep. Great job!
 
Zolenz This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Sept. 18, 2014 at 5:54 pm
this is really good i like it!
 
itserratic said...
Sept. 17, 2014 at 5:56 pm
This is an amazing way to describe our society. Keep on writing because you're really good. 
 
bewareofbunnyrabbits said...
Sept. 17, 2014 at 9:08 am
Sad but true. You are a great writer. :)
 
tajosismis said...
Sept. 13, 2014 at 8:15 am
Very good description of problematics of today, everday confusion, and use of rhyme as well as language forms! Good job! :)
 
Ariel_Fluffyy said...
Sept. 12, 2014 at 9:26 pm
I really LOVED this! Keep writing you are good at it.
 
Cassie_Monroe said...
Sept. 4, 2014 at 2:07 pm
Very Very Well Written. You write beautiful words and set off a good vibe. Keep up with your writing; And Don't Stop! 
 
RecklessPoet said...
Aug. 30, 2014 at 10:34 am
this was great. i loved it! i think you are absolutely right and if you check out my poems you can see how we share some of the same opinions! keep it up!
 
elycavill This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Sept. 4, 2014 at 9:37 am
Thank you, means really much! I will for sure take some time to read what you have written!
 
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