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When My Faith Was Strong – Jake Allen Sharp

Seems like everyone I know is feeling stress beyond measure When did the worries of this world take away our pleasure Not enough money, and too much to do There is sickness, sadness and anxiety too If you take it all away, there is a beating heart And a longing in your soul for a […]

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run – Poetry Of An Aspergian

Listen to my demons They tell me to run away I have so much to offer the world Why must my home be the grave Repetition so there’s not a word I’m missin’ Tryna plug my ears so I do not listen Steal the knife out my hand So that there’s no ascension The devil’s […]

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Poetry: Sometimes Words Hurt » The Aspergian

Why can’t you just be normal? No one likes you. You make me uncomfortable. You’re just too weird for me. You’re just not romantic. Maybe if you change people will like you more. You are just selfish. Why are you so angry? …   Read More → Source: Poetry: Sometimes Words Hurt » The Aspergian

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Reflections of a broken man – Jake Allen Sharp

I look at myself in mirror that is broken Fragments of thoughts that I leave unspoken Shattered dreams and empty expectations I am only a victim of my own limitations Reflections of a broken man I think of every busted plan Reflections of this broken man Source: Reflections of a broken man – Jake Allen […]

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Versions of The Truth – Poetry Of An Aspergian

Stalled Stopped Sighing Crying I’ve become a slave to a version of me That isn’t me That is me Because my head creates it Because the heart wants it But my spirit doesn’t accept it So do I reject this database, is it a virus What is my Norton? Shaking Saving The emotions I feel […]

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Beautiful Sunset – Jake Allen Sharp

The sunset is beautiful behind the Autumn Leaves The wind is cold and blowing colors from the trees I understand that seasons and people change Lives fall apart and only memories remain My thoughts are like leaves being scattered by the wind Daylight disappears and the night is not my friend I will lie alone, […]

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Flooded – Poetry Of An Aspergian

Raise a glass to the single mom Warriors you are, kids from the ghettos Dine at my feast of endless applause All those toiling undetected on the spectrum To everyone, and anyone, in between A simple thanks for your courage Wielding magnificence no king will ever wear And shining brighter than a thousand suns The […]