John Bounds

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My father died when I was 5. It affected me very badly. As I grew I got angry, depressed and withdrawn. At an early age fell into drinking and drugs, got into trouble and along that way, but a teacher got me to write my feelings on paper in the 9th grade. She was my angel. She got me to grab a hold of a talent within. Which was writing. Ever since that time I expended my energy on writing ... more »

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Fade Away

My life has truely faded
away from the sun
And my words become jaded,
trite and overdone
Why am I left to wonder here
when things never change
is there nothing left to fear
unless my last breath kills the pain

I`ve lost all sense of vitality
to the coldness of life
Pressure has overwhelmed me
cut deep its knife
slowly disolve within myself
where I always fail
wish I were someone else
than me so stale

I'm aware of an expected end
but will it ever come
false securities I don`t pretend
when everything is numb
Need to learn to be...

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