Creative Writing · Poetry · writing

Not Yet: A Poem

I want to sleep

But I can’t

I want to dream

But when I do

I feel fleeting hope

But then I am awake once again

I want to live

But I long for the comfortable nothing of death

I want to be happy

But when I smile it feels wrong

I want to sleep

But I can’t

Not yet


Signed,

Jen X

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