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Chasing The Dragon
Author: Pixi

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chasing the dragon
steals your soul away.
you can't function without it
'cause then you feel the numbness and pain.

at first it was fun,
quite a rush.
now all you feel
is empty and cold.

now it isn't fun anymore;
if you don't catch the dragon
you're body,mind and spirit
begins to withdraw

some people die and some get help
but now those left have to build a new life
while realising that chasing the dragon
robbed us of a wholesome life.

------- Author's Notes -------

I was addicted to heroin, but i was lucky and got help, went into rehab. I've been clean for 5yrs on 8 dec. 05

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Comments on this poem/writing:

Oscar (207.74.21.67) -- Tuesday, September 16 2008, 05:50 pm

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hello my name is oscar rodarte and i was just wondering if i could use you'r poem for art and i used to be addicted to heroin.
Meri (64.12.117.71) -- Wednesday, August 3 2011, 02:44 am

Good for you Pixi

Great testimony. Continue staying clean.
 
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