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Inner child

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Inner child

In a melancholy soul of a thousand eyes,
Drowning from scarlet tears it cries.
Shadows conceal wounds that hide,
Worst are self-made monsters inside.
Unfathomable in the depths of a inner child,
Something savage, wicked and wild.
Cursed by a heartless bastard,
Countless miserable years mastered.
Evil scratches, picks at the scab,
Hateful words that poke and stab.
Festering a poisonous hate,
Leaving a child in a fragile state.
So how does this child learn to love,
From vicious bruises and a cruel shove?
To humble monsters making them weak,
Present them with the other cheek.

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  1. Date: 6/13/2012 8:48:00 PM

    Powerful write Lisa, you always unearth such deep feelings in me every time I read your work, enjoyed, hugs vie

  1. Date: 6/13/2012 3:22:00 PM

    Lisa, ooh I ike this, very strong... you need to check out my limerick called Slinky Linky, then the jigsaw should fit...David