Lost

Location

19054
United States
40° 10' 11.0892" N, 74° 49' 17.2884" W

I don't know where I'm going
and I don't know where to start.
I've been through a lot
with strain on my heart.

I could be wrong,
but could I be right?
Confusion, happiness, and fear.
I don't know how I feel inside.

This isn't my focus.
I don't know if I should share.
To go on or hold back,
because I'm scared?

Ready or not,
If I run,
Or I stay,
I'll decide when the time comes.

As for right now,
I know who I am.
I'll take my time
as long as I can.

Comments

amandac8214

I am at the critical stage of life being a young adult. At this time I am faced with decisions on a day to day basis that can and will ultimately affect my future. This poem helps me keep in mind that even though I always feel like time is running out for me, I still have a chance to make decisions as I am faced with them, and realize that I do not have to make every single decision all at once. As long as I keep in tune with who I am, things will fall into place as time goes on.

Need to talk?

If you ever need help or support, we trust CrisisTextline.org for people dealing with depression. Text HOME to 741741