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  • Poetry > Song Lyrics
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    Verse 1 Yesterday, everything was perfect I thought I had it all figured out Yesterday, I thought I had a clue about this But you were telling it all wrong Telling it all wrong So now Im saying, oh, oh oh, oh Chorus Why'd you have to go? Why'd you have to change? Why'...
  • Poetry > Song Lyrics
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    Verse 1 Don't wake me up/ I need to turn off/ my mind again These voices inside my head are/ killing me/ slowly When its dark/ at night/ my eyes crack open and yield to/ the leaks in my heart Chorus And I know this may seem meaningless/ To every eye I seem perfect/ But if you knew the ...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    Look back at me a year ago, To the things that have come and gone, I’ve done my best to forget what I know, To forget what I’m running from. Am I running from love or from pain? Or the responsibility of the life I was in? I couldn’t care enough to keep it the same, I couldn’t see fa...
  • Opinion > Love / Relationships
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    What is it about parents wanting to seem perfect in the eyes of their children? All we children want is to feel understood and comfortable, not uneasy with the thought of falling beneath the bar our parents have – possibly – unintentionally set for us. Even though we all know no one can be perfe...
  • Nonfiction > Personal Experience
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    As I look outside my window I see birds. Free, floating, carefree – birds. I imagine myself with them – singing and peaceful – flying where the wind takes me. Then I start to sink – I’m falling. The weight of the world, the pressure in my mind, keeps my wings from supporting me. I am not a...
  • Fiction > Realistic Fiction
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    There is a small girl sitting on a shore. A shore of which no one knows, no one goes. There are willows whispering to each other and to their mother – asking questions. They have seen the girl for the last three-hundred days, and more than half of a hundred days more. Today she comes not with one ...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    I don’t want to be young, I don’t want to mess up, I don’t want to be lonely, I don’t want have scars. I’ve grown up a lot From the last time You looked at me, When all you saw was a child. I’ve become much better At doing things right; On the outside I hide The bad parts...
  • Poetry > Sonnet
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    Hearts closed, Minds open. A synthetic love we know, Nothing broken. A feeling hidden, Twisted, bent, Our brains smitten, With intelligence. In love with concepts, We fear the past: Old age precepts, That ideas will last. Keeping in mind it is all backwards, How will there ever...
  • Poetry > Song Lyrics
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    [verse 1] It’s not fair and it’s not the same the sacrifices you don’t have to make I don’t want this for you I need it for me you won’t be the one to save me [climb] I’m up and I’m down you’ve screwed me up more, there are some things you can’t go along with [cho...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    Persecution prompted by Kindness Kindness produced by Pity Pity presented by Humility Humility portrayed as Weakness Weakness takes refuge in body Humility reposes in mind Soft rumbling for the refined Preaching credos revealed by Mahdi Weakness surrenders to humility From humility sp...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    Marching into a haze of confusion Grounds of despair As my feet walk towards battle My mind is not there I left for adventure Instead I met death Watching young men cry As they drew their last breath I see boys like me Scared and freezing As we yearn for home Our only thought is of ...

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