Beautiful

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Today, I am here to remind you that you are beautiful. I know it doesn't feel like it sometimes. Some days you look in the mirror and all you can see are the negatives. The zits, the scars, the birthmark that sits right in the middle of your forehead. Some days you look in the mirror and you only see the things you want to change. Some days you won't feel as confident as you usually do. Clothes just don't look right, your hair won't stay out of your eyes, and all you want to do is turn invisible...


Go On

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Sunsets on the BoulevardAre different between city and village.In the city, light reflectsOff of glass, off of metal.Lawyers and business men leave the train,Smoking cigarettes as they walk home.Cats slink through alleyways,Curling up for another sleepy night,But the rest of the city doesn’t sleep;Everyone is restless, for it seems the dayNever ends in the city.In the village shadows bounceOff of trees and the cars parkedIn driveways.A mother holds her daughter’s handAs they walk home,Careful to...


School of Opportunity

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As school starts up again I prepare myself to hear complaints from my friends and fellow classmates: They don’t like school, they don’t like the teachers, they don’t like the homework, they don’t want to be here. I understand where they’re coming from. I’m not huge on waking up at 6:00 A.M. to sit in uncomfortable chairs for 7 hours. Sometimes, we won’t get along with our teachers, and that’s okay. And some days we’d rather just stay home and play video games. I get it. What I don’t get is when...


The Price

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It feels pitch black in this light of day,And all I can think is how our worldMight be falling apart. He holds a gun up, Pointing it at someone’s head, But why? What has this man doneThat we should incite the violenceThat ends millions of lives a year? Over here, we’ll never knowWhy the people must be punishedPerhaps he was gay,Or maybe she was challenging the authorities.They could have just been in the wrong place at the wrong time,But now we’ve got blood on our handsAnd tears in our eyes.The...


What is Life?

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Hush, child, and listen. This is your HEART.Can you hear it?It beats for you,It cares for youso you can live. LIFE!What is life? It's stress,And pain.Anger, andGRIEF.You ask me Why we live, why we stay ALIVE, when allyou can see is Depressionand Anxiety.I understand. It's hard.Life is terrifying, child. But it is also BEAUTIFUL.Life is joy,and laughter.Life is sweet,but most of all, life is FUN!And so, sweet child,do not give up.There is still a light at the end of this tunnel.And you will find...


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