You don't have to choose the dark place

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Editorial and Opinion  |  House: Booksie Classic
When you are feeling guilty, or stuck in a bind, share the truth, so peace you can find

Submitted: September 07, 2012

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Submitted: September 07, 2012



You don’t have to choose the dark place


Why are you hiding?

Why sneak around?

What are you scared of;

And can’t say out loud?

Why are you playing games?

Who are you trying to kid?

No good ever came

From telling fib after fib


Deception is a very dark place

A desolate space

Filled with fear, dread and waste

Burdens and disgrace

Why feed that deceit

And the hell it entreats

When you could come clean

And give your soul peace.

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