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When I tell you I love you, I expect you to say the same. I expect roses and chocolate; kisses and laughter.

When I tell you I love you, I expect a place besides my own to cower in when I want to not feel alone.

When I tell you…


Control

Control. It made you feel powerful, didn’t it? You loved being in charge. You felt powerful when you controlled everything. But see, control is only yours, until someone decides to take it away. Now, you feel powerless. How does that feel? How does it feel to no longer be in…


I know I’m not breathing anymore

I know I’m not breathing anymore;

I know this because my lungs no longer process air, and my heart no longer beats the joy into what I’m doing.

My motivation is dying because the cancerous thoughts in my brain keeps poisoning the water i drink.

Sometimes i hope the poison…


I want to express my deepest gratitude to everyone who’s been reading my poetry and other written works and also I would like to introduce myself.

My names Logan, I live in Texas and I’m 21. I’ve lived in Fort Worth all my life with my mom and sister. It’s…


Here’s a little backstory before you read this. I wrote this when I was 17 and still in high school. I was in a very dark place in my life and although I think this poem is terribly repetitive I am not going to edit any part of it. My…


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“Art is a way to express yourself, and through that, you can escape a bad situation,” -Russell Simmons. Medium is a blogging platform for people to publicly express their emotions through written works. Medium is both a website and a mobile app that is available for free use, as well…


Quiet desperation

I take a breath and i can feel the oxygen going from nose to throat
From throat to lungs from lungs to heart and body, but I know it’s all a facade.
The sparkle in my eye is dead and has been for a while
My motivations, dreams and aspirations…


So, is marijuana really bad at all? Truthfully, marijuana can be used beneficially for all people, including the government. Even the democratic presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders said that he believes that “It is time to tax and regulate marijuana like alcohol.” If it was such a bad thing, would presidential…

Donia

I’m not really sure why I write, I always hated it in school and now I use it to convey what I don’t feel like I can say out-loud, enjoy.

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