I Have Wasted My Life

March 3, 2017
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Look at the glistening of the dew on the grass,

it winks at me,

and I wink back.

Time flows steadily,

as sand would bleed through the edges of an hourglass.

A reptile climbs onto the tree I lay beside,

peering at me through green kaleidoscope eyes,

and flicking its tongue out as if to taste my loneliness.

I look at the sky.

Clouds pass overhead,

paying no mind to what I have now become.

I come to the realization that—
i have wasted my life.

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Hannajuana This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 15 at 4:40 pm
I like. I like it a lot.
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