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  1. 21. Starting Over

    • By Tatum
    • Published: March 2008

    I'm trying to find something to base my life upon,
    Something in this strange world that goes on and on.
    As the years go by and time fades away,
    What used to be "good days" are now filled with dismay.

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    This poem touched me as well. I really don't want to go back in time, but I want to start my life again and change things around and do what I want to do. I want to live somewhere else and...

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  3. 22. Time

    Time is endless but goes too fast.
    You long for the future, then yearn for the past.
    Summer's heat quickly turns to frost,
    A child grows, their innocence lost.

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  5. 23. Sea Of Change

    The clouds never break
    Like blue waters do
    On this Island of Pain.
    How can I stand true?

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  6. 24. Addiction Is Deceiving

    • By Harold
    • Published: September 2008

    You are so deceiving.
    When you come into my life,
    You make me feel the best I can,

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    I was going through emails and I saved all the poems of the week so I could go back and read them when I was done. I read kinda fast through them because I usually don't reply or really give...

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  7. 25. Standing Tall

    I’m always amazed how
    You stand so very tall,
    How you never give in,
    You bend but do not fall.

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  8. 26. Childhood Memories

    I was happy when I was a lad.
    It wasn't all good, but it wasn't half bad.

    We played with sticks we played with stones;

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  9. 27. A Rose In The Moon

    • By Kayla L. Haggard
    • Published: March 2013

    Amongst the midnight sky,
    I stare at a rose as it dies.

    Its pedals are torn and bruised,

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  10. 28. The Olden Days

    Back in the day, life was so clear
    Families gathered and shared in the cheer
    We spent our Pounds, Schillings and Pence
    A time when our society had more sense

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    Wow, a telling reminiscence. Looks like we've come a long way. But there is hope, especially with poems like this to remind and encourage us towards better living.

  11. 29. Nothing Stays The Same

    The earth spins like a rolling ball.
    Stars shine bright then fade away.
    Darkness melts and turns to light.
    The sunrise starts another day.

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  12. 30. Simpler Times

    • By Ayush Sharma
    • Published: December 2019

    Take me back to those simpler times
    When all I sang were nursery rhymes,
    When stealing chocolates was my only crime,
    When sleep used to come early, at nine,

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    This poem is very relatable. I remember always wanting to act like an adult and dressing up like one. Looking back, I should have enjoyed being a kid for as long as I could. Let this remind...

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  13. 31. Butterfly Wings

    We all need
    some measure of comfort,
    the safety of a cocoon,

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    Great job. I really like it. Putting on our wings and taking another chance could be the very best thing for us.

  14. 32. My Life With Heroin

    Thinking back on my life, when I was a little child,
    So outrageous and bubbly doing things that were wild.
    Thinking back on my life, all those wonderful years,
    Not a care in the world, no worries, no fears.

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    My daughter is a heroin addict. FOUR rehabs. In jail so many times, I can't even count. She lost custody of both kids. There hasn't been a day for 7 years that I have not lifted her up to...

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  15. 33. Every Day Changes You

    every day changes you
    sometimes a lot
    sometimes barely
    but life never stops

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  16. 34. I Want To Change The World

    • By Allyson Bogan
    • Published: December 2008

    I want to change the world
    I want to impact it so deep
    That I reach the core
    I want to change the meaning of peace

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    Incredibly vivid, I can create images in my mind. People would also agree with you, like me. Good job, well done!

  17. 35. The Way It Is

    • By Jocelyn
    • Published: July 2013

    I can feel my heart beating beneath my chest.
    Why do you scream at me? All I do is my best.
    My life is a nightmare, only I am awake.
    Why was it my fault? Where was my mistake?

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    I get it. It's the same for me except it's my mom that hates me. I'm afraid of her, and you literally just described what goes on in my house with her.

  18. 36. Seeds Of Growth

    • By David Rivera
    • Published: September 2006

    Water the seed, and a plant will grow.
    Feed the plant, and a tree will grow.
    Give a tree room, and it will bloom.
    A seed to a plant,

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    I had an idea of what being a father was. But, as I had my own children, becoming a father made me reflect and change completely my relationship with my parents and what I conceived as being...

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  19. 37. Learning To Let Go

    Letting go doesn’t
    always look how you think it will.
    Sometimes it happens all at once.
    Sometimes it’s in phases.

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  20. 38. The Girl I Used To Be

    Try as I may, try as I do,
    there are days when I wish
    I could go back
    to the girl I used to be

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  21. 39. Seasons Yet To Come

    They gave us all a calendar
    At work this afternoon.
    Suddenly it dawns on me,
    The year is ending soon!

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  22. 40. Love Is Better Than Hate

    • By Poppy Cooke
    • Published: May 2009

    Don't judge a book by its cover.
    Love is better than hate.

    Life's too short to waste opportunities

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