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A Poem by Courtney

I can see everyone else around me moving, but I can't. 
I can see everyone else around me breathing, but I can't. 
I watch everyone feel full of life, full of peace. 
I sit in this dark, emotionless room and try to make the walls give me hope.
I sit in this suffocating, caged in room and tell myself I can't do this anymore. 
 I need to get out. But I can't.
I can't move, and I can't breathe. 

© 2017 Courtney

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This was good keep writing

Posted 10 Months Ago

Very relatable. Watching the world move around while you're helplessly standing still.indecision affects us all at certain points in life.not alone

Posted 10 Months Ago


10 Months Ago

thank you so much.
Very intense poem. Creation of dARK and bitter times. You are great poet. I hope you are okay.

Posted 10 Months Ago

One have so many reasons to not do it....
Just find one to do it......
Nicely written.....

Posted 10 Months Ago

So often we feel entrapped by our world... You are not alone in feeling that you cannot escape. The poem expresses well that imprisonment that wants the freedom and gaiety of life outside.

Posted 10 Months Ago

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Added on August 22, 2017
Last Updated on August 22, 2017



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A Poem by Courtney

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