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Sticky Thoughts

January 23, 2019
By AnjaO SILVER, Mclean, Virginia
AnjaO SILVER, Mclean, Virginia
8 articles 24 photos 0 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." -Eleanor Roosevelt


Tick Tock

The clock passes 1

Then 2

Then 3

Then 4

I stare at the paper

Not moving

Not speaking

My thoughts are a turmoil

Like a storm in my head

So loud, I hear it always

The silence is deafening

I wonder what to write

Tick Tock

I cannot focus

Everything blurs together

Like cheese in a fondue pot

Tick Tock

Sticky, they attach together

Until I can’t discern one from the other


The author's comments:

Hi! I am Anja, a 16 year old from right outside of D.C. I enjoy taking photos and writing about people's perceptions of the world around them.


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