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The Truth

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The Truth

I woke up not feeling myself
Although it’s how I know
That this day is like any other
It’s still impossible to asunder

Drugs, death, it’s just a game
Even my name

We fight
There’s no light 
I have no sight 

How can I be released?
All I want is peace…

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  1. Date: 7/15/2009 12:23:00 PM
    Ciara, i am truly enjoying your poems, you are a good writer>>James

  1. Date: 7/9/2009 7:11:00 AM
    True! indeed truth does not lie! nice simple piece

  1. Date: 7/9/2009 7:05:00 AM
    True! indeed truth does not lie! nice simple piece

  1. Date: 7/9/2009 4:26:00 AM
    Ciara, this poem is very sad but an awesome write. I hope you will keep writing and sharing with us. And please do read and leave comments for the other poets here at the Soup.By reading others you receive inspiration. Likewise when the other poets read yours you may give them inspiration. It is a beautiful cycle here and a family of wonderful poets here to help and enjoy. Love, Carol