You are not 13 years old.


You are not 13 years old.

You are not 13 years old.
Or so I'm told.
Stop acting powerless.

Is it true power,
To be a big man,
To be a killer in visions,
And a slave to your feelings?

You've been obsessed.
For years, a mess.
And I tell you - it doesn't matter.
Your betrayers are nobodies.

Your enemy - is yourself.

Always has been in this area.
Stop fighting.
Stop trying not to think.
You are not 13 years old.
You are free unless you choose not to be.

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The true philosopher and the true poet are one, and a beauty, which is truth, and a truth, which is beauty, is the aim of both.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Poet (1803-1882)

xtlsx’s Poems (21)

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The death kiss. 1
Please. 0
P. 0
in-between state 0
you exist 0
let's go 0
You (Understood). 0
Thank You. 1
Brilliance 0
come and take 0
untitled 0
For Connie. 0
You are not 13 years old. 0
Release. 0
Keep. 0
Scream out. 1
untitled 1
No need. 0
I Read the Date. 0
So What's Your Belief? 1
Vibrant. 0