Wet hair clings to my cheeks salty from the rain Drops like tears slide down my nose as the gray of the sky peers down upon me Barefoot in the grass for a few moments I forget about the life I am crushing below With my eyes closed I block out the rushing of the highway in the distance and the sch
A ransacked village in India is where my lineage began Women. Women, I will And Can never, ever know. Tribulations my western brain Cannot comprehend. They made me. I have the blood of Hundreds Of Maharanis, princesses, and queens of India. The iron will of thousands of brave Pakistani women burn
What happens when you’re at a stand still in life? high school seemed to go by fast – and now you’re left with memories. Whether you were the individualist, the beautiful person, the jock, the punk rocker, or the nerd, in the end you’re not concerned with what the next person said or heard. You’r
To you I’m broken To you I’m like a flavor that wouldn’t last You took one bite And spat me out real fast Now this mark remains and it will never ever go away To you I’m broken I stretched myself across the world Pushing my limits for your entertainment And you had the nerve To call out my weakne
An act of courage is what I call, In the eye of a parent a plummeting fall. An hour-long lecture will send him on his way. It just seems like another reason to run away. These are words of wisdom you should borrow. It will be better tomorrow.
“To Strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.” Thou shalt never give up, What is rightfully his, Never whimper away from fears, Never give away their tears, Fight for what is right, Inside the brightest of light, We shall all have, The strength to carry on forever
With winter gone, she can THROW her window open wide With spring arriving, she can dance in bright SUNSHINE. This is what it is to LIVE without regret; To know she can NEVER FORGET, only move on. With BLUE above, so open, so clear and bright How wild and FREE she can be in no one’s sight. And as
This man is rueful, This man was done, This man let go, temptation had won. This man was punished, for things of great crime, This man left a sod to eat on a dime. This man, crushed and torn, This man was tired and worn. This man, turned to a book. This man found his place, This man, changed his
I messed up with my life Now I get held with a knife I am out here trying to survive I’m glad I’m still alive I sit in JDC Thinking how my life is going to be My dad told me I would be aborted To my mom I was important
In me, she believes. For her, I want to succeed.
Life has been a roller coaster, it’s had missing tracks, and breakdowns, and plenty of bumps, but I don’t stop. I don’t stop in the middle of the ride, even though there might be a downfall. But I’m not saying there hasn’t been high places, but just be ready for a fall. For I can’t be at the top
I am but a girl with scars, Not those that are seen, The kind buried beneath it all, I am but a girl with a dream, Like any other you will see, I am unique, But still like any other, I’ve been thrown, And hit, And threatened, And smacked, So I have grieved, And cried myself to sleep, I am like a