I been scarred and battered.
My hopes the wind done scattered.
Snow has friz me,
Sun has baked me,
Poems about Life Struggles - Page 2
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I been scarred and battered.Featured Shared Story
This poem was in a textbook of mine from the sixth grade. As a child, it resonated with me. It inspired me to write poetry. As a child, educated by white folk, I had no idea who Langston...
Poem About How The World Has Taken A Turn For The Worse
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...
Different Faces To Hide True Feelings
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....
Don't Let Others Define You
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...
Living Life With Purpose
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...
Poem About Growing Up Too Fast
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...
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