Poem about Life Struggles

Poem Showing The Effects Of Secrets

I am a just a teenager who loves writing poems and sharing them with other people. I wrote this poem after I was consumed with grief due to my secrets. This poem came about as a relief for my grief.

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Always tell them the truth the first time. I know from bad experience, and you might end up being able to be with the one you truly love. Trust Me. 'Cause they'll never trust you even if when...

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What Are Secrets?

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Published: April 2016

Secrets are things we hide,
Things we hide from other people's sight.
They are things we don't want anyone to know,
Whether it be a friend or foe.
Secrets have their own importance,
They have their own risks.
Secrets are like a weight on man's shoulder,
A weight even heavier than a boulder,
Which slows down his pace,
And shows him a new phase,
A new phase of life,
A life full of strife.

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  • Zach D. Wilson by Zach D. Wilson, Haysville KS
  • 2 years ago

Always tell them the truth the first time. I know from bad experience, and you might end up being able to be with the one you truly love. Trust Me. 'Cause they'll never trust you even if when you are being honest from your heart.

  • Jea by Jea
  • 3 years ago

I say, this must be one of the prettiest poems I've read. Only peoples close to me know my secrets..

  • Brittney Wright by Brittney Wright
  • 3 years ago

I have a lot of secrets too and this poem is really deep.

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