Teenage Poem “Frustrated”

 Frustrated It feels as if small rubber balls are bouncing inside of me, As a wave of nausea engulfs my body, A cold shiver runs down my spine Causing my limbs to feel tired and lifeless. My brain pounds against my skull, Trying to remember everything I supposedly should. Preparing me for what might lie ahead. Isolated The balls are bouncing higher, forcing their way up my throat. I … [Read more...]

Teenage behaviour

Teenage behaviour "Do you remember your teenage years?"  I mentor and work with  teenagers and am very lucky that they let me into their world.  I remember my teenage years as being rather confusing, feeling very self conscious, slightly awkward with a million and one questions in my head. I was 100% sure my parents did not understand what I was going through and their views and opinions seem to … [Read more...]