This Life is Futile

I write to live

Melissa Steussy
Bouncin’ and Behavin’ Poems
3 min readMay 5, 2024

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My life doesn’t have much meaning when I’m not putting words on paper
I wake up feeling dread about my day job
Envisioning a life where I could sit in hotel rooms and write

Sit on beaches and write
Where the words in my head could have an avenue to travel
And not get shoved down

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