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Anxiety

Anxiety doesn’t discriminate Irrational thoughts feel real They visit at their convenienceOh, how paralyzing they feel  The mind becomes a prison Hijacks what is good The ultimate exile Of being misunderstood  An invasion A foreign power With the intent of causing pain Free to control our mind As though it has free reign   The world remains so quietAs suffering […]

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Anxiety doesn’t discriminate 
Irrational thoughts feel real 
They visit at their convenience
Oh, how paralyzing they feel 

The mind becomes a prison
Hijacks what is good 
The ultimate exile 
Of being misunderstood 

An invasion A foreign power
With the intent of causing pain
Free to control our mind
As though it has free reign
 

The world remains so quiet
As suffering insidiously grows
When Goliath wins the battle
We suffer heavy blows 


It’s about time we break silence
For those who feel they have no choice Reduce the stigma for our youth
Help them find their voice





In the United States, almost half of adults will experience mental illness. We can help change the trajectory of suffering by remaining informed and taking advantage of the willingness of our youth to engage in conversation.

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