Amanda D Shelton

Rookie - 239 Points [Ashe Rose Darkly] (3th Of July 1981 / Bakersfield California USA)

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I was born 3th of July 1981 in Bakersfield California USA. I suffered abuse, illness, and neglect the first nine years of my life and survived. I learned to cope by writing, and helping others who suffered similar situations as I did. I also joined the Goth community back in 1989, I finally felt I belonged. My mother whom helped me to become the person I am today, fought long and hard to become a ... more »

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  • ''love is rich with both honey and venom.''
    Heart's shader so easily. I wrote this for all my love affiars and lost lover's. I have three.
  • ''My life is well lived. Like a pair of worn out jeans, I'm torn and tattered but I faded into a nice shade of gray.''
    I suffered through a lot in my life.
  • 'You might like it if I was shady like you, I'd become something more than just your shadow. My thorns will no longer be soft and pliable, and my stem will forever be green and youthful. While you bur...
    From: The Shady Rose © By Amanda Shelton.
  • ''I think like a river, my muse overflows every time.''
    Amanda Shelton
  • '''I can do anything I believe I can do, as long as it's not magic.'''
    © By Amanda Shelton
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Survival

No one looks when we say goodbye
dying just to survive
all the things we set aside
all the friends we leave behind
just so the curtain would rise.

Take this heart
it's ticking like a cheap watch
I need you to believe in life
til there's nothing left of us.

No one looks when we say goodbye
fighting just to survive
all the things we need
all the people we use
just so the universe would move for us.

Take this soul
it's breathing in all the toxic waste
we can only wait to see
where our soul's will be in twenty years or so.

Smog,...

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