I'm Still Young

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I’m still young.

I’m still beautiful.

I’m still holding my tongue.

I’m still wonderful.

I’m still that little brown eyed girl.

Who thought Barbie would rule the world.

I’m still that girl who thought Santa Claus was real.

And who didn’t know that hearts didn’t always heal.

I’m still that symbol of innocence,

Believing in love and no consequence.

I’m still the one who watches the sunset,

Knowing that my time isn’t here yet.

I’m still the one who is just learning to read,

Slowly and steadily building up my speed.

I’m still that girl with the toothy smile,

The one who only wanted to watch Barney for a while.

I’m still that girl with the wispy brown hair,

Throwing everything to the wind, finding no reason to care.

I’m still that girl who falls when she runs,

Getting back up, because falling is fun.

I’m still that girl who believes in Mr. Walt Disney,

Knowing that Prince Charming is waiting for me.

I’m still that girl who believes in stars,

Wishing on one, watching as it glows from afar.

I’m still that girl, the one with the bubbly laugh,

Believing life is better when you take a nice nap.

I’m still that girl who believes in red roses,

Pretty scents and wrinkling noses.

I’m still the girl who believes in sweet justice,

Making the end a perfect bliss.

I’m still that girl who knows she is particular,

Believing in being me and not being popular.

I’m still that girl who believes in herself.

Following her and no one else.

I’m still that girl who still believes in life,

And her shining armored knight.

I’m still that girl who believes in integrity,

Knowing no one can damage me.

I’m still one two three four five six seven eight nine,

I’m still believing in time.

I’m still young,

I’m still not done.





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Jordan said...
Jan. 6, 2012 at 11:03 am
I don't see why this is posteed under "Song Lyrics"? It doesnt have the structure of a song, and it seems a little bit repetitive to be a song.. I mean, unless the Chorus is "I'm Still" then i dont see a song here. Dont get me wrong, it's not bad, but it's not song lyrics.
 
PaperArmageddon replied...
Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:50 am
Yeah, I agree that it's more of a poem than a song. But it's a GREAT poem! Saying that the author shouldn't have put it under song lyrics isn't being rude, to all who think so. We're giving feedback.
 
Jamie LeAnn G. said...
Jan. 5, 2012 at 8:19 pm
Beautiful Song!!!!
 
silentpeacock said...
Jan. 5, 2012 at 6:07 pm
love it love it love it! we all still have that little sliver of us that never grows up.
 
kayybabe2xx said...
Jan. 5, 2012 at 12:31 pm
thiis iis cute !
 
Nessa13 said...
Jan. 5, 2012 at 8:33 am
This is a really good song! It shows that we may be grown up and teenagers or adults, but we all are still little kids at heart and still need protecting from time to time!
 
Mooze said...
Dec. 14, 2011 at 6:34 pm
This is incredible!
 
Em12 said...
Oct. 24, 2011 at 7:26 pm
Beautiful Beautiful poem! 
 
Anna,. said...
Aug. 26, 2011 at 12:20 pm
That´s really, really good. Keep writing!!!
 
WeOwnTheNight-Xxx said...
Jul. 12, 2011 at 7:28 am
I love this song so much- I keep imagining really pretty tunes for it in my head. :) x Please write more like this...
 
RachelBrooke. said...
Jun. 21, 2011 at 8:39 pm
So good, girl! Inspiring!
 
EnochDreams said...
Jun. 21, 2011 at 11:42 am
Very good, Keep at :)
 
Speedyloris said...
May 22, 2011 at 1:10 pm

This poem is super nostalgic, and I love it. Do you read your poetry? This poem should be read in many places.

 

 
bria said...
Apr. 16, 2011 at 5:45 pm
sorry that was my weird anut and she thought i was on facebook but love it life is too short so we should always beleive we can do any thing and dream !!!:) great job i love it so much
 
bria said...
Apr. 16, 2011 at 5:40 pm
wow? um strange but cachy and sorta dumb and / igggy
 
mcnwritingsoul said...
Mar. 3, 2011 at 6:28 pm
wow!! marvelous, darling!! can you (and anyone that reads this comment) plz comment/rate my poems? im young, and STARVING  for feedback!!
 
GabrielB said...
Mar. 3, 2011 at 5:47 pm
This song is very powerful.  Great job!!
 
LiviV said...
Feb. 9, 2011 at 6:51 pm
I LOVE IT!
 
vampire101 said...
Feb. 9, 2011 at 6:16 pm
I like this one ppl want to grow up to fast but i would want to be a kid forever
 
Diva001 said...
Dec. 5, 2010 at 4:27 pm
this is really good! do you have a melody when you come up with these? im in the process of writing songs for an album, so this interesting to see.
 
SundanceKid said...
Nov. 13, 2010 at 11:34 pm
I LIKE IT!!! Even though I am in tenth grade, I still feel like a kid most of the time...
 
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