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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic


Thoughts from a high-school aged know-it-all stuck in a battle with insomnia. Started in 2012, finished today.

Submitted: September 09, 2018

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My sister calls sleep a great thing
"Like dying without the commitment"
An escape

For me it is peaceful
Rejuvenating
But oh so elusive

Impish,
Exhausting,
Somehow

When I cannot find it
Or it cannot find me
Do I want it to?
I can never tell
And it is probably not up to me


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