Finding my oasis in the desert of life

Posted no picture Shalom Adedeji , Writer

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Shalom Adedeji
Member since August 18, 2018
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Finding myself in Life's WildernessI try to look for a starting pointBut I find noneI keep walking on and ontrying to lay my eyes on my goalBut I seem LOSTI have been merry go rounding throughout my life while looking for a pillar to cling toAn Anchor to hold on toPraying for an oasis on my desertAll I see is a dry landA land without prospectsA future without happiness A harvest time without produceI have become a living corpseSmiling despite dying insideI look like a flourishing plant to others...


...As the days roll by

Posted no picture Shalom Adedeji , Writer

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Shalom Adedeji
Member since August 18, 2018
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AS THE DAYS ROLL BY, I bow my head in shame and look up to the sky to feel a reassurance within my soul that I am living a fulfilled life. Instead I find none because I am busy living a life of a photocopy. I like to compare myself with others and I have lived a life of ifs and buts. I have allowed my mistakes to hold me down and leave me lying helpless on the floor. My pasts are painted on a canvas that mock me wherever I turn. I feel broken and shattered with nothing going right in my life.AS...


...Finding your true self

Posted no picture Shalom Adedeji , Writer

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Shalom Adedeji
Member since August 18, 2018
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For years, I lived under a false facade until I lost my true nature. I created a perfect picture for others while my heart was slowly crumbling to pieces because of my guilt. I became a perfect role model for others because they saw me as someone who would never have fears or flaws. I became the perfect teacher, motivator and helper while deep down in my soul I was a wreck. I was afraid to show my weaknesses and vulnerabilities because I wondered what would the world think of me? I lived my l...


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