I Am Treading Water

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    All I Knew

    All I believe Order and sanity No longer comforting me Struggle to Reach higher ground Crumbling images Claim what is left of me I will take what is mine Claim what is mine Suffocate what it mine Bury what's mine < I will leave it behind Crawl to a new place now...
    mierdamundo mierdamundo
    31-35
    Aug 30, 2013

    Splish Splash

     Just keep swimming... just keep swimming... ... ...
    Sylphy Sylphy
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jul 20, 2012

    The Pool Of Life

    The pool of life,We're all in it,Treading water,Trying to keep,Our heads above water,Sometimes,It's easy,Sometimes,Hard heavy goin',Life is such,It's always changing.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Feb 8, 2012

    Waters interesting because it can be a

    malevolent or benevolent force. You need it to stay alive but on the other hand too much can kill you. It can be unthreatening like in a glass or life-threatening like the ocean when it's angry if you know how to swim or have a boat you can use it as a method of transportation...
    wingedjaguar wingedjaguar
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2015

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