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IMMIGRATION - THE REAL TRUTH :-(

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Immigration will always be a controversial topic of debate.Right now we are facing huge numbers of young disaffected african and eastern european people who are determined to find a better life for themselves in the west.Our societies have seen massive change in recent time.The very fabric which...

Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Immigration,Transition,Change,Illegal,Settle,Africa,Eu,Laws,Government,Policies,Strain,Stress,Communities,Movement,Desperation,Lifestyles,Population,Infested,Tension,Hopes

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ELECTION FEVER,.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Politicians should be re-named plotiticians because whatever they promise in their party manifesto is seldom delivered.Power hungry brokers who set out goals for their party and what is the best for their party and not you,me and the country at large. In recent times we have seen cash for...

Poetry | Updated Oct 21, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Politics,Greed,Aggression,Policies,Debate,Economy,Chaos,Rioting,Change,Leadership,Cameron,Clegg,Obama,Recession,Unemployment,Poverty,Deprivation,Uncertainty,Currency,Eu

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LONELINESS :-(

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Loneliness is becoming a real issue in today's modern world with so many youngsters simply locking themselves away in their rooms.Social interaction now takes place on the internet between various groups.It would seem that young folk would rather send each other a text (sms) message than talk to...

Poetry | Updated Oct 19, 2011 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Sadness,Loneliness,Despair,Segregation,Communication,Lost,Hope,Insanity,Empty,Desperation,Incomplete,Boredom,Disconnected,Internet,Sms,Text,Silence,Self-harm,Recluse,Abuse

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MY BLOOD RUNS COLD - SELF HARM

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

A poem reflecting the rising trend in self harm and personal mutilation amongst today's disaffected youth.The whole idea of mutilating ourselves is to me very primitive but according to research it highlights the need to disconnect mental pain with physical pain and that is why alot of young...

Poetry | Updated Oct 17, 2011 | Reads: 54 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 7
Tags: Self-harm,Mutilation,Youth,Disaffected,Depression,Family,Angst,Stress,Society,Health,Cry,Plead,Beg,Skin,Blood,Blade,Isolation,Affraid,Grief,Despair

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IRRESPONSIBLE EXPECTANT MOTHERS,.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Young mothers these days are putting their own self indulgence ahead of the health and safety of their unborn children.Why do so many of them have kids in the first place if they act in way which poses serious question marks about how capable they are going be in motherhood. Getting pregnant is...

Poetry | Updated Oct 17, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Depression,Sex,Responsibility,Childcare,Birth,Relationship,Booze,Drugs,Adult,Dependent,Culture,Sensible,Cigarette,Greedy,Selfish,Neglectful,Single,Teenagers,Abortion,Consequences

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We Are Ghosts

By Poolsofbluesomething  (booksie.com)

A poem about desperation.

Poetry | Updated Oct 16, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: The,Meaninglessness,Of,Life,Desperation,Love,Loss,Heartache,Youth

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LIFE,.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Life is a long journey with different scenarios and long roads ahead.Decisions will map out our future more than a twist of fate has any real impact on us.If we make the right choices then all should be fine.If only it was that simple,life is really about the people we meet who can shape us.What...

Poetry | Updated Oct 11, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Insecurity,Fear,Life,Existence,Tribulations,Examinations,Experience,Confidence,Society,Negativity,Injustice,Prevail,Prosper,Fate,Marriage,Partner,Unfullfilled,Creating,Designing,Adapting

Remembering Tears

By Live For Words  (booksie.com)

When you know that you're loved forever, you go through the stages of grief a little differently...

Poetry | Updated Oct 7, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Love,Loss,Desperation,Sadness,Strength

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DESENCHANTEE,.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

A crisis is around the corner as the west braces itself for another double deep recession.This poems describes the feelings of people who have been let down by the establishment.There is fire in their eyes,anger in their hearts and the smell of desperation which lingers like death on a...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Chaos,Desperation,Lost,Empty,Destroyed,Misery,Disillusion,Hell,Deranged,Detachment,Isolation,Poverty,Generation,Birth,Life,Death,Trouble,March,Protest,Defeat

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FEAR,HATE AND PAIN

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Social pressures and debt give way to a feeling of helplessness.When bills are mounting up and there seems no way out.Yobs roam the streets causing chaos and mayhem destroying everything in their paths.Society becomes devoid of values and morality leaving many to question the leadership in our...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Emotion,Tension,Decline,Desperation,Morality,Society,Values,Strain,Security,Unemployment,Violence,Corruption,Politicians,Leadership,Culture,Change,Adopting,Mentality,Sub-culture,Moronic

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F.A.C.T.S.-FRENETIC ACTIVITY CAUSES TRAUMATIC STRESS

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Painful decisions are sometimes all we have to deal with when the burden of our life becomes too much to bare.Social pressures,work,family,friends all demanding our time and effort yet never returning the favour.Relationships suffer as a result of this unbearable strain.At the end of the day...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Demands,Stress,Family,Uptight,Confrontation,Death,Fighting,Resentment,Shame,Desperation,Anxiety,Peers,Victim,Abuse,Tension,Nerves,Haunted,Actions,Fate,Consequence

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SUICIDE,.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Suicide is a real issue growing up in such demanding times where one is expected to aspire to one's parent's expectations.Social pressures can become a huge burden to young and old.Death seems an easy way out to all of our problems which we haven't created in the first place.Courage and support...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Desperation,Screaming,Terror,Madness,Anxiety,Panic,Reflection,Resignation,Accepting,Blame,Support,Family,Peers,Materialism,Faith,God,Church,Belief,Death,Soul

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THE MADNESS IN ME

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Madness is something we associate with losing our mind or being absorbed by too much negative thinking.The madness in this poem relates to my mind being pushed in to an overloaded state of anxiety and stress.Filled with regret and pure hate not just for myself but for all of society which has...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Regret,Decisions,Reflection,Persecution,Choices,Voices,Despair,Courage,Attack,Mentality,Psychosis,Desperation,Void,Revenge,Society,Fight,Struggle,Hurt,Angst,Enemy

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AIR TRAFFIC PHOBIAS

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Air travel is now a norm for most people but i for one had to deal with my fear of flying.I guess in the past i had been affected by all of the air crashes throughout the world.Even before i finally got on a plane for the first time at the tender age of 38 years of age there were reminders of...

Poetry | Updated Oct 6, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fear,Hate,Sweat,Anxiety,Panic,Travel,Airports,Flying,Fragility,Destiny,Gripping,Dreading,Death,Crash,Scene,Investigation,Aeroplane,Journeybomb,Terrorist,Turbulence

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PLAYING WITH FIRE,.

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Are earthquakes & volcanoes really responsible for the changing dynamics of our enviroment?.Why are they happening so often and why on such a global stage?.Is mother nature striking back against the abuse of her world by humans?.We have to exist with other plants and mammals so why are humans so...

Poetry | Updated Oct 5, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Earthquakes,Volcanoes,Destruction,Weather,Climate,Fire,Death,Helplessness,Control,Enviroment,Consumption,Greed,Corporation,Business,Desperation,Mother-nature,Price,Lava,Japan,China


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