I Am Standing On The Outside Looking In

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    Tomorrow's just another day - Madness

    I have friends. I've never had a lot of friends, but the ones I have... the ones I actually refer to as "friends, rather than "mates" or "pals" or any of those terms that have a bit less consequence... are the people who have accepted that I'm different and come to terms with...
    TheNakedPoet TheNakedPoet
    46-50, M
    Feb 22, 2011

    One Falls From The Sky

    I see the pain of lovers.A  gash of lurid paint on a white-washed wall.Vivid. I hear the cry of anguish.A cold ascending tone piercing the evening air.Bitter. I taste the salt of tears.The flavour of seaside and rock pool play.Saline. I smell the scent of failure.A perfume...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Apr 16, 2011

    “ I Am Standing On The Outside Looking In”

        I am always standing on the Outside looking in. Or at least that is how it feels at times. I always feel like I am just here for view, and that is it, that I have to watch others experience the greatness in life and all, and just have to sit by and watch...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 21, 2010

    A Glass Window ...

    .. between me and most of the world.That's how I often feel .. and the sad thing is ...I think I created the glass for the window myself.
    MissSass MissSass
    31-35, F
    11 Responses Feb 16, 2011


       I have been on the OUTSIDE LOOKING IN.    I have also been ON THE INSIDE LOOKING OUT .   That 's like the saying    THE GRASS  IS  ALWAWYS  GREENER  ON THE OTHERSIDE OF THE  FENCE.      All of uf us have felt like this, it doesn' mean that we are any...
    sweetnshort sweetnshort
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2011

    The World Today Is A Sad Place.

    When i do go out,it will be to places that are not popular with the masses. Like the beaches and botanical gardens. Its such a sad sight at many places where young people smokes. Eateries with half finished food left behind.What a waste. People are mostly so stress that most do...
    unshakable unshakable
    61-65, F
    4 Responses Feb 26, 2011

    Following Your Own Path.

    This is what I see it as now, but it took me a long time to accept that it is better to be yourself than be part of a crowd you don't fit in with and have no real desire to be around. You will find people who like and love you because you are not part of an 'in-crowd' (I'm sure...
    mizzen123 mizzen123
    46-50, M
    7 Responses Feb 21, 2011
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