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To the Ones Who Truly See

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To the Ones Who Truly See

A prisoners cell
Nothing to keep
My mind occupied

My breath gets caught in my throat
My eyes glazed
Seeing false images, hallucination

That's all i see
It's cold fingers
Dragging long, sharp claws
Down my back
Paralyzing me

A web is strewn before me
Morning dew caught in
Droplets on the fine silk
Sparkling in silver moonlight
A natural spotlight
From which i stand

Within darkness
Within light
But fitting no where perfectly
Belonging to no set puzzle

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  1. Date: 11/28/2010 10:49:00 PM
    love how suavely you can make impending doom into intriguing beauty

  1. Date: 11/19/2010 4:36:00 AM
    Dark, you can feel the pulse, I like it.

  1. Date: 10/18/2010 7:27:00 PM
    I like the darker writes, and this is so refreshing to read. Well written, scary and dark Stephen King quality.