By Melinda Anderson, Kasilof


What is it like to be without a friend?

One that will be with you until the very end?

It’s like being in the ocean with no eyes to see, shifting with the waves, never knowing where you’ll be.

It’s like walking down a hallway, barely lit my light.

Having everyone pass you, forever being out of their sight.

Keeping everything hid, all to your self. 

Locking it all away like a library shelf.

No one to tell, how you really feel, no one to share your favorite snacking meal.

This is all coming from a girl, who knows what its like to feel alone in this world.


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