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waste land

February 8, 2021
By eNVythe1 GOLD, Temecula, California
eNVythe1 GOLD, Temecula, California
16 articles 3 photos 17 comments

I tread a barren wasteland,

where all i see is the outline of a civilization made by man.

creatures offer me help,

but i push them away in fear of being accepted into their tribe

only to be made into a sacrifice.

i sip poisoned waters

with a goal to survive 

but also with a hope to tak my broken wings and fly

to an oasis i may only tread when I die.


The author's comments:

this peice is how i see the world.


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eNVythe1 GOLD said...
on Apr. 13 2022 at 10:53 am
eNVythe1 GOLD, Temecula, California
16 articles 3 photos 17 comments
imagine reading your poems only to find millions of spelling+grammar mistakes =,)

Afra DIAMOND said...
on Mar. 1 2022 at 2:55 am
Afra DIAMOND, Kandy, Other
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Favorite Quote:
"A writer must never be short of ideas."
-Gabriel Agreste- (Fictional character- Miraculous)

Nice work getting this wonderfully written, relatable poem on editor's choice...⭐⭐⭐