Alone | Teen Ink


June 3, 2009
By bitty09 SILVER, Claymont, Delaware
bitty09 SILVER, Claymont, Delaware
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She stands there
in the center
She walks
by herself
She talks
to the four walls
She cries
all alone

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on Nov. 1 2023 at 3:34 pm
Self-Scarred BRONZE, Temecula, California
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short yet powerful

elliewu GOLD said...
on Feb. 1 2023 at 4:58 pm
elliewu GOLD, Irvine, California
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Even when you face a difficult moment and fall a little bit behind, as if you’re doing a long jump, wouldn’t you have a longer runway to be able to jump further?

It is such a short poem, yet so powerful. For me, personally, it was a very weird feeling when reading this - but in a good way. With just those 8 lines, I understood. I felt and understood exactly what your words were saying. And that, I feel like, is magical.

on Sep. 27 2022 at 11:20 am
PoisonIvy22 SILVER, Windom, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
"In the public eye, girls and women with strong perspectives are hated. If you're a girl with an opinion, people just hate you. There are still people who are afraid of successful women, and that's so lame." -Billie Eilish
"My imagination is a twisted place." -Taylor Swift
“ When people see good they expect good and I don't want to live up to some one's expectations." - Damon Salvatore, 'The Vampire Diaries'.

Stunning. I love how it is straight to the point!

on Aug. 3 2022 at 11:54 am
the_black_rose_ GOLD, Chaville, Other
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Favorite Quote:
"But to make yourself feel nothing, so as not to feel anything - what a waste!" - Call Me By Your Name

I love poems that are short but still so powerful and beautiful. Well done 👍

on Feb. 24 2022 at 4:47 pm
capricorn2007 SILVER, Berryville, Arkansas
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For starters, it is a great poem, but if you want to make it better make sure it has more detail, on how she is feeling. But other than that this is amazing.

on Feb. 20 2022 at 3:58 pm
WhyWouldIKnow SILVER, A Real Place, Other
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@AntonioB915 poetry isn't about the length, it's about the meaning and I just felt more from this than a 300 page book I just finished reading. I rest my case

on Nov. 16 2021 at 5:52 am
poetstears GOLD, Columbus, Other
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So much in those few lines! Amazin!

on Sep. 29 2021 at 7:21 pm
RAIHANA BRONZE, Evanston, Illinois
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I feel this.

on Jul. 23 2021 at 3:19 pm
Crazywolfiegirl2 PLATINUM, Kington, Other
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There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature—the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter. —Rachel Carson

I love this, you made it so emotionally deep in only a few words

number_38 GOLD said...
on Jun. 9 2021 at 9:32 pm
number_38 GOLD, Christchurch, Other
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small but impactful

on Mar. 11 2021 at 1:22 pm
12376-astravo SILVER, Centennial, Colorado
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Favorite Quote:
" A writer is a writer not because she writes well and easily, because she has amazing talent, or because everything she does is golden. A writer is a writer because, even though there is no hope, even when nothing you do shows any sign of promise, you keep writing anyway." - Junot Diaz

" Overnight Success is almost a myth. Half of this industry is luck, and half is the refusal to quit" - Victoria Schwab

I loved this. It is so deep. And the length does not matter, it is the words that count. You did an amazing job on this I loved it. This is pure gold. The picture you provided also goes very well with your poem. Don't listen to any negative people, your poem was awesome.

eNVythe1 GOLD said...
on Feb. 11 2021 at 1:22 pm
eNVythe1 GOLD, Temecula, California
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short but awesome. very emotional and meaningful.

AntonioB915 said...
on Aug. 1 2020 at 2:09 am
AntonioB915, El Paso, Texas
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Why so short, did you not think of anything else, like I mean you have a good meaning, don’t get me wrong, but there’s no way this is the whole thing, is this like... a snippet?

on Dec. 19 2019 at 2:29 pm
MahendraSingh, Sacramento, California
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this poem is very deep and has plethora of meanings

on Dec. 19 2019 at 2:26 pm
MahendraSingh, Sacramento, California
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This poem is very deep but very meaningful

zoella said...
on May. 19 2019 at 7:39 am
zoella, Mumbai, Other
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So relatable. Love this poem a lot

on Apr. 10 2019 at 3:20 am
Anaïs--- BRONZE, Neverland, Other
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Favorite Quote:
“Maybe ever’body in the whole damn world is scared of each other.”

― John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

Words that touch your soul. Well done :)

on Mar. 6 2019 at 7:47 pm
isabellapopa BRONZE, San Jose, California
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Favorite Quote:
"The best way to fight problems and to fight against war is through dialogue." - Malala

so short and so powerful. i love this poem!

K1dby said...
on Feb. 25 2019 at 5:24 pm
K1dby, Mukwonago, Wisconsin
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"War doesn't prove who is right. Only who is left."

Short and sweet! Love this, emotionally attaching with few words! :D

on Feb. 7 2019 at 7:54 pm
lydiagerges BRONZE, Franklin, Wisconsin
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very few words with what so much interpretation can be mad. beautiful. xoxo