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My first poem

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My first poem

I started writing poetry recently. I'm not really sure why. I've always enjoyed reading poetry, but never tried writing it. Poetry seemed so literary, unattainable, something that required dedicated study. However, I have kept a journal ever since I can remember, and I write in it almost every day. It is inexpensive therapy, a way to process my thoughts and feelings. The writing is not meant to be seen, it is just a stream of consciousness. But it serves to get thoughts out of my head, and quieten my mind.One morning a few weeks ago when I felt particularly overwhelmed, I sat down to write my usual scribble, but...

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