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Chemically imbalanced trance

Getting high to beat the lows

By Kalina BethanyPublished about a year ago ā€¢ 1 min read
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Chemically imbalanced trance
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Stale marijuana smoke

smears the bedroom walls

of a tennage lost-cause.

Getting high to slow the blow

that our ruminating thoughts throw.

Ignorant to the screams

that our dying souls groan

as we continue down a road

leading anywhere but home.

Twenty-four,

surely no more will continue past

this lifetime,

it can't last.

As time floats by

through space and our minds

we have yet to let go

of the cannabis chokehold;

Releasing the grasp

of that miracle-producing,

soul-sucking grass.

~

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  • Antoinette L Brey11 months ago

    Have friends who can't make it through the day without pot, Wondered why, interesting perspective.

  • Moe Radosevichabout a year ago

    This is truth nice writing šŸ˜Š

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