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I Ask Myself

September 25, 2010
By nickykens ELITE, Draper, Utah
nickykens ELITE, Draper, Utah
134 articles 2 photos 85 comments

Sit down and create!
Sit down and write!
I ask myself,
Who’s telling me?
Who chooses wrong or right?

Shut your mouth and listen!
Shut your mouth and hear!
I ask myself,
What will win:
My opinion or my fear?

Do just what I say!
Do just what I want!
I ask myself,
When my eyes died,
Replaced with grey and gaunt.

Who you are is bad!
Who you are is wrong!
I ask myself,
What are my flaws?
The list goes on and on.

Your intentions are not good!
Your intentions are not true!
I ask myself,
How can I change?
What do I have to do?

Listen to me!
Listen to us!
I ask myself,
If what they’re saying
Is jealousy or love?

Be true to yourself!
And everyone else!
I ask myself,
What comes first:
My commitments or my health?

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on Oct. 7 2010 at 8:26 pm
DancerBabe SILVER, Tuscarawas, Ohio
9 articles 2 photos 55 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." -Eleanor Roosevelt
"Bad writers plagerize, good writers steal!"

Your writings always make me think. Thank you!