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So worried about what others see never allowing yourself to truly be free focused on the expectations of humanity
The more we talked the less we found strangers of ourselves, And the more we remembered, Remembered about how perfect this world was becoming, A tingly warmth invaded my body like flame meeting steam
because i enjoy Freedom that i myself can Earn, each and Every day i Look for something new. I search to find ideas and thoughts and Novel plans
Trapped in a beautiful reality, Twirling my Mobius strip. Walking on burning fallacy, Standing on the edge of spontaneity, I flip into the abyss— blinded by the power of silence
I stared fear in the eyes and asked it how was its day our staring match, lastedfor about five minutes and I refused to look away I am bigger I am not afraid I said, as I trembled in my legs
Here but never seen Hide behind the camera I am a coward Stuck in a small world Yearning for new adventures
Eyes are our passageways to see the world In one simple movement, eyes reveal a kingdom of color and life from a realm of darkness
I've traveled the map of you -
I'm just another colored kid living in the suburbs. Picket fences all around, all painted my neighbors color.
You are not invisible not in any way, shape, or form. I know you see things differently. you dont have a "set in stone" way of thinking. You think of evrything, possibly, too often.
From today until tomorrow, years later to forever I want to make an impact that would change the world There are moments when we see the violence coming and no one is in sight to stop it
A 17 year old child applying for college, built for success, wisdom, and knowledge. A plethora of information has been deposited into him, But due to his black skin many have trained him on a whim.
I'm afraid of the dark A creeping sense of danger I flip on the lights There on the table Metallic in glow A skull of human proportions Box it up in cardboard Save it for another day
I don’t know much about life But I know about art Art is a hard task; there are no shortcuts Art is not always beautiful It sometimes can be depressing The right brush can create a masterpiece
Words left unspoken, Killing the shadows of the night. With nothing left to give, Here we are with our hearts tied. Taken by others love, With conversations left unfinished.
To wonder and to create, jolts a spark in the mind of fate.
To be heard, is the cry of every heart To be heard, is desired from the very start From a child's first cry, to final death We long to put our souls to rest To find peace in someone who has heard
Explode into the world, leaving your inhibitions in the dancing wind. Your comfort zone is a place to forget and leave behind, for outside of it greater things are accomplished.
life is like a canvas u add paint chage the color make the design but with this canvass you are never sure on how the canvas would look or how people will percieve it
Don't say you hate your life, have you ever been on a ride. Discovered places you've never been to before, like Alabama, Massachusetts or Ohio. I though so. Go on a hike, or ride a bike.
Don't ever give up. Where would we be if Abraham Lincoln didn't end slavery, fixing humanity as if it's a broken cup?
Nothing is ever lost forever, It is just relocated somewhere undiscovered.
Try as I may to avoid drama and fights
Memorizing data to spit back out verbatim That’s not learning Banking our self-worth on a letter That’s not learning Staying up so late that the book get’s blurry and our brain gets fuzzy That’s not learning
Just look at my face Lies is what it seems to be I am lost everyday Deep in me I drown Gagging full of frustration Sea within me here...
discover knowledge imagine possible world create future ART
High school is over. Spread your wings and discover What your life could be.
A world unseen by these eyes is a world I crave with a huge desire To walk along a path unknown, to see a world lived by those before. All I want is to discover new, to see a side of me that I never knew.
Be aware if you dare stare i don't care i have everything being my teddy bear its ok if you dont like me but i bet my life you wont doubt me because i have potential like no other
Today I am 17, soon to be 18 and it wont be long until adults will respect me, youth will reflect me. But I just sit here in my room waiting for Peter Pan to come. Before