Jessica Stubbs

Rookie - 32 Points (12/11/95)

Social Anxiety - Poem by Jessica Stubbs

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When I need words most
The seem to drift away
My brain as their host
Doesn't know the right words to say

A panic sets in me
And everything becomes overwhelming
My self-esteem starts to drop
It feels as if my head might pop

It's scary unexpected
It like I'm infected
I feel as if I'm always being tested
I feel like I'm always being rejected

Why can't I talk
Why can't I make that scared feeling stop
I barely ever leave home
I'm starting to wonder if I'll spend all my life alone

When will this end
When will I start being okay again


Comments about Social Anxiety by Jessica Stubbs

  • Rookie - 5 Points Joshua Fegley (2/20/2013 7:18:00 AM)

    This is good. I like it. I can truly relate. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Simon Collins (5/1/2012 4:57:00 AM)

    It's really therapeutic to write and read this, thank you, Jessica (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 17, 2012



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