I Write My Troubles Away

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 169 People

    All the Time

    I don't know if I actually write my troubles "away".  I've discovered that writing does help to clear my mind and ease some of my emotions.  There are times when I need to talk, but nobody is around.  I write as a substitute.  I'll have entire...
    goddessone goddessone
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Mar 31, 2008

    The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword

    Writing for me has been a passion since I was a little girl. I got some awards in Elementary School. Then in Middle School although in my day it was called Junior High School. I had some certificate awards from the poetry.com site. Not what I wanted to really do though. I...
    DieKatzeSchreibt DieKatzeSchreibt
    41-45
    Jul 21, 2011

    Fear,doubt,love,power

    Fear haunts me,                                            ...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2008

    Don't Cry

    Don't cry.I know pain is near.                                         ...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 21, 2008

    Iceland needs love but love was the sun the sun

    would make Iceland warm but it would melt all its beauty would vanish the white pureness the hot lagoons made of ice all its approval nonsense it would destroy its essence i am Iceland i will embrace myself no matter how many people die frozen up ill never let the sun melt me...
    RoobieCatenis RoobieCatenis
    22-25, F
    Apr 1

    My Last 6 Years

    Met a guy fell in love, went  college got raped almost died almost died by being strangled to death he got out of jail, I moved home in the guy I've been with does not help me at all with that. Now here I am nobody to talk to you scared of the public I'm forcing him in our...
    af1326 af1326
    22-25, F
    Jan 26, 2013

    I Used to

     Growing up in Waterville really sucked.I was the outcast and had all sorts of repressed teen crap  goin on.I would just go to the balcony and watch the sunset and pour my heart into my notebook.Every feeling I would carefully enter ,usually crying. It was freeing once...
    blackcat blackcat
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 21, 2008

    I Give You My Word.

    Sticks and stones may break your bones but words and thoughts are most powerful. Before the word there should be thought. Some thoughts should be abandoned because giving them any kind of energy is just not worth while. Some thought should grow and be carefully nurtured to become...
    OKKook OKKook
    61-65, M
    Dec 4, 2011

    Me

    From my pit i used to pull people up.I used my strength to push them towards the sun.Myself only seeing their shadow disappear into the brightness.Left alone with only a ray of hope in my heart that one day i will get my hand that'll come in my pit to pull me away.Until i...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2008

    Sometimes

    Sometimes you see it.                                          ...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2008

    Needy People.

    i've always dealt with them.Not that i mind but whan you're 14 and your dad calls you up to say he's standing on a bridge and needs you to talk him out of it,it isn't easy.They lay their life in your hands then.I never knew how i came up with this but i asked;'how many times have...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 23, 2008

    Did You Ever...

    Did you ever see the sky on a cloudy day?                          Did you ever feel the wind turn when you knew there was nothing left to learn? ...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 21, 2008

    A New Day

    A new day is arriving.A new light watches over me as i awake.As once a bird i knew that began singing every morning i awoke.It would sit on my chest and was quiet all morning,until i opened my eyes.Than it began his song.Only for me.Every morning.Just like that now my boyfriend...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2008

    She Smiled.

    At first this is compleet fiction.: Every day i want to wander and free my head of any thoughts i go to the museum.One i went too regularly was a small one only showing portrets or landscapes.I went there a lot but it took me a few visits to eventually notice her.She hang...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 22, 2008

    Just Life

    years have flown by,many things we've gone trough,now stay in the shadows,deep away within our thoughts...                             ...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2008

    A Time For Everything

    ffor everything there is a time in your life.                              A time for loving,a time for crying,    ...
    illiona illiona
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2008

    Diary..

    Whenever I feel like cutting I write in my diary.. Just my thoughts.. I just let them flow out of my head and get rid of them.. It often works really well... However, I'd love to write poems.. But somehow I don't want to write them in German and my English is too bad -.- I need...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Feb 23, 2008

    SO I have an ipad and I really love it's

    original it's lightning pin charger cable got broken so I bought a new one costing 300 ( Indian rupees) but It also got faulty and ipad said that the accessory is not reliable now my father is a bad tempered guy and his mood his nowadays bad due to losses in funds so I...
    1nfern0 1nfern0
    18-21, M
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