Inspirational Poems by Teens - Page 2

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  1. Battle Scars

    • By Carol M. Chicane
    • Published: August 2016
    Poem About Surviving Tough Chapters Of Life

    Be brave.
    You already are.
    Look at what you've made it through.
    The wounds of your past have healed.

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    It is a poem which infuses courage to those who have direct experience of war, making them think positively about life, forgetting the bitter past. We also faced a similar situation as a...

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  3. Rising From The Sink

    • By Beth Chorley
    • Published: February 2014
    Poem About Battle With Bulimia

    Crippling waves of anxiety smash against the sides of the boat.
    Broken pieces of the sailing structure fall away into the boundless space of the sea.
    The current is rough, and I realize I have chosen a destructive path.
    I look around at my deck. It is empty and I stand aboard unaided,

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  4. Found

    • By Ronni Merriweather
    • Published: December 2012
    Inspirational Poem About Fighting Inner Demons

    I know I'm smiling but don't take it as for what it seems
    'Cause the only time I'm happy is when I'm in my dreams
    'Cause my life is that lonely kid cast out in the shadows
    Full of tears, frowns, and many lost battles...

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    I loved your poem. This is coming from a 58-year-old women who has suffered all my life with a bi-polar disorder. As you get older, in my case, the disorder is stronger, and I don't have joy...

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  6. True Feelings

    Stop Hiding

    What do you do when your world falls apart
    When your secrets rip and tear at your heart?
    What happens when the truth becomes a lie
    When your own happiness you defy?

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    • Rating 4.41
  7. Isn't It Right? We Are Equal

    • By Jennifer Byrne
    • Published: November 2014
    Poem About Equality

    Isn't it right that every child should have a bed
    To have a roof over their head?
    Isn't it right that every child
    Should be shown affection,

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  8. Stay Strong

    • By Stephanie G.
    • Published: August 2012
    Getting Help

    You might not understand it, you might just ask why
    That all I want to do, is just lay down and die

    I tried to get help; I tried to see the light...

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    Hey I had Depression and I looked to God and he delivered me and saved me, because through him anything is possible!

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  10. Did You Know

    • By Breonna
    • Published: October 2008

    A young girl born and put in this place
    With a warm and distinctive look on her face
    As she got older she was not like the rest
    She was kind of different and her mother knew best

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    Beautiful Poem! I think this poem could be about someone homeless because the part where it said you pass her on the street. I love this, it is so amazing! Definitely the story of what teens...

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  11. Believe, Don't Give Up

    • By Katie
    • Published: January 2009

    There is a boy who lives on the streets,
    always alone and never enough to eat.
    When he walks down the road,
    he makes sure his confidence shows.

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    I love this poem because it really describes how I feel.... I always try to make sure to please everyone else and never show people how I really feel.. I write poetry and I hope you continue...

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  12. Sticks And Stones

    • By Alexander S. Newlin
    • Published: October 2015
    Poem About Words

    Sticks and stones may break my bones,
    but words will never hurt me.
    That old saying is such nonsense.

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  13. Just Be You

    • By Halsey Randall
    • Published: October 2007
    Poem About Being Yourself

    why are you so different when you're with friends
    yet when we're alone you let your heart unbend.
    you try to act cool; you try to act tough
    but when it's just us you're none of that stuff.

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    • Rating 4.27

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