Poems about Life Struggles - Page 2
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23. Lost Innocence
We try not to,
But we're all listening.Featured Shared Story
Another update for anyone who is curious. I am going on 21 years of age and as more time passes, I see more and more how my poem fits the world, especially now. In the time since I have made...
24. The Mask
I look in the mirror at the beginning of each day,
and ask myself what mask should I place on my face today.
No not the sad one it's too revealing,Featured Shared Story
Every day everyone wears different masks to cover up their sadness. They put on masks of happiness, and you don’t know what’s in their mind. They cover up everything like their heartbreak....
When demons pick at my troubled mind
And the passage to sleep becomes harder to find,
I close my eyes, turn out the light
And listen to the music of the night.
26. Tell Me
Why do things always happen this way?
Why does my heart choose to stay closed?
Why can't you hear my pain?
This is all I ask.Featured Shared Story
This piece really describes me. I feel the writer knew me through and through. Thumbs up.
I'm good enough;
I don't care what you say.
I'm proud of what
I accomplished today.Featured Shared Story
Wow! I absolutely, 100%, love this! I think this would be a good lesson for everyone to learn. People shouldn't just rely on others to compliment them, and just because somebody thinks...
Troubled times are here, as we knew they would come
Not because of the situation, just because life in general is not always fun
But we can overcome them, together we must
Because the love that we have shared was surely built with trustFeatured Shared Story
This story has touched me, just because my family is a lot like that. My parents down me and don't help me walk the walk with God. I am the only one in my house saved. I go to church...
We were put on this planet
To live and to love.
To cherish the ones in our lives
And never let them get hurt.Featured Shared Story
A BLINK of the eye, time flies by, as tomorrow turns into the past. Focusing on the minute only to get caught up in the moment. Working towards prudent goals leads you in the right direction....
Light up the way for me.
I'm scared of the dark.
Illuminate the blackest road
With the brightest spark.Featured Shared Story
This is the truth! I have had my share of life struggles, but my faith has allowed me to overcome my trials. Throughout your battles and rough roads, you have to believe that the light will...
Life and death; without one there cannot be the other.
For some, it's short, but they live it like no other.
For most, it's long, and to be happy they don't ever bother.
Life cannot be lived without the love of others.Featured Shared Story
I found out last year that my best friend is dying. She's young and a mother to a beautiful little girl. She is smart, beautiful, and full of life. Watching someone I love die slowly has been...
36. My Life
All of my life
I was living in a lie.
It seems that my childhood
has flown right by.Featured Shared Story
As a child, I grew up without a father, so I know how it feels to be left alone most night because mum had work. When I cried there was no shoulder to cry on. I miss my dad dearly, but I'm...
37. C'est La VieC'Est La Vie
If only I knew how's it going to be
If only when I try to fix things, they became better
If only I was certain of how others feel
And if only people believed what I say...Featured Shared Story
Loved this poem. It is so touching, that I almost cried.
Featured Shared Story
I think life's full of people who care about you but also people who you dislike or people who will never give up on their true self. NEVER GIVE UP. Keep Smiling No Matter What Brings You Down!
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