I Am Haunted By Broken Dreams

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    So Many

    I think that's why I'm back in school... well for a few reasons. One, it keeps my mind busy and the monsters at bay, at least a little and two because I was never told "when you finish college" or "save your money for a home" or "wait to get married and...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Dec 2, 2008

    Half Of My Life Is Filled With Broken Dreams

    I am 30, assuming it's half of my life, then it's at least 50% of my life with only broken dreams. BTW, what does broken dream has to do with that white dough doll with a gun?
    Excellency Excellency
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 18, 2011

    The Stories That Haunt You.

    She waited, and she waited. And she waited. But he never came. That was my mother's story. It's the story that I watched, and it lives within me, always.
    EmeraldFalls EmeraldFalls
    22-25, F
    Sep 17, 2013

    All Around Me.........

    Lay the shattered pieces of my heart, soul, & my dreams. All around me is broken pieces of things I never thought I'd lose. My self respect, my love, myself..... There is nothing I can do. I'm so tired of trying to pick them all up & start over. I'm just so tired &...
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    1 Response Apr 28, 2009

    The Undead

    Sometimes it's eight, nine, or ten when I wake up and the images flow like gold into my mind. The dreams have returned like a honorable soldier, like a faithful servant. They filled me with such hope and happiness and confidence that I could achieve them, what I desire. Then he...
    KKmm3 KKmm3
    18-21, M
    Jun 25, 2012

    Every Time

    every time I get on the right path again something or someone derails me... I'm so tired of fighting all these up hill battles.....
    Parthenopeaigle Parthenopeaigle
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 23, 2010

    If Only

    If I had known that this would be our last time we would drive home together; I would not have sat in silence staring out the window; I would have asked you about your day and maybe laughed at one of your jokes If I had known that this would be the last time I watched the sunset...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Oct 13, 2013

    Broken Dreams

    As long as I can remember I have dreams that I would hitch my wagon to and see them broken either but my own dealings or by the words and actions of others...some of the time is because I had no clear way to get therew or because of it taking to long to be completed..I start but...
    PoppaBear53 PoppaBear53
    56-60, M
    Mar 12, 2011


    "I had a dream my life would be So different from this hell I'm living So different now from what it seemed Now life has killed the dream I dreamed."  
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    4 Responses Apr 27, 2009


    True fear, is not knowing what your subconscious will come up with next to torture you. Will you dream of an ending paradise, or the end of the world, or even never ending turmoil. Will you save your friends and family, will you not, or will they even be in this dream... Will it...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 27, 2013

    In A Dark Room With Mirrors.

    I have so many dreams and desires. But things were dont to me and all i crave is to be healed for what i bring inside. The guilt. Im trapped in an obscure room with mirrors , forced to see myself there , trapped in apathy. Theres not running from the things that live in our...
    NadalAdal NadalAdal
    26-30, M
    May 22, 2012
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