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I Have A Voice

Posted by DeadAngelLover22 from Cardiff - Published on 01/08/2011 at 10:53
4 comments » - Tagged as Creative Writing

  • Mute

Created for a creative writing project at the CLIC conference last year, where we were only told to use a title of “I have a voice”.

I have a voice, but cannot be heard,
I can speak as loud or as quiet as I like,
Yet no one will hear me speak.
My mind races to try and find a new voice,
To help people see the real me,
They hear the voice I use sometimes,
But still this is not me.
The joy and sorrow I try to share,
Yet again my voice is so unclear,
I have a voice,
I have a voice inside of me,
It whispers and shouts, listen to me dear,
Yet again when I speak I’m so unclear.

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Tansi

Tansi

Commented 58 months ago - 1st August 2011 - 11:22am

I like this. It seems so true for the younger generation. Not many of us are actually heard. I really like this a lot. Well done for writing it. Kepp up the good work :)

DeadAngelLover22

DeadAngelLover22

Commented 58 months ago - 1st August 2011 - 12:28pm

Thanx Tansi and yes that is true, not many adults will actually listen to kids and even people who do sometimes take in something completely different.

Tansi

Tansi

Commented 58 months ago - 1st August 2011 - 16:26pm

I honestly think it's truly unfair! Sometimes us 'kids' have something great to say that could change a lot of things.

That's one of the best things I like about theSprout. You can share your views and everyone believes you!

writetoempower

Commented 47 months ago - 19th June 2012 - 12:16pm

I really enjoyed this. Would you consider reading this piece or some of your other work at an open mic? I think it would fit really well with the theme for the next under 25 My Words, My Voice event in Cardiff.

Take a look: http://www.thesprout.co.uk/en/news/my-words-my-lmed-amp-fun/08714.html

Happy writing!

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