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i will not fail

You want the truth
There are people out there 
That just want to take away your youth
There is nothing we gain
But the fact
We carry around a lot of pain
I beg god please
As I grab the rope
Looking for relief
There is no hope
They say they know the road is long
But you'll turn out to be so strong
I will not fail
I know there will be grief
As my face turns pale
I had no where to go
And no one to call
So I kicked the chair 
And let my body fall

Copyright © tia himes | Year Posted 2017

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Be Free

                                                “ Be Free”

                           None of all the people knows me like the rest
                                     Yet they judge me the best
                                    They say bad things about me
                                      That I’m a hero wanna be

                                 The truth is that they don’t know me
                                 All they see about me is negativity
                             Is it because I’m not cool like they’re hero
                             All I can say is that I don’t care about you

                           They call me a thief a thug and laugh about it
                                       I’ll just get my phone and sit
                                  Turn the volume of the music high
                                       Then I’ll just sleep or cry

                                       All of the misunderstandings  
                                 People who are calling me bad names
                                  Rejecting me hurting me criticize me
             This world have rejected me but I just wanna fly in the sky and be free  

Copyright © Lance Christopher Esmas | Year Posted 2015

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State of mind

Heart seems to stop, all things become scary,
The mind becomes dark, but tired and weary.
Both silence and sound makes desperation seem loud, 
Boundaries and limits arise as hopelessness covers your eyes.
The physical pain seems like a hope, 
the souls deepest corners covered with mould.
Uncontrollable horror piercing the soul, 
No way and no chance to keep the control.
You want to scream, to cry and to die, 
Just to get rid of this moment in time.
The beast of depression devourers the past, 
it covers your essence with dark dirty cloth, 
It brings you these feelings that you can’t avoid.
The future seems hopeless the dreams disappear,
No joy and no pleasure can come to you near.
Your all in his grasp the powerless being,
It takes away all sense and all meaning.

Copyright © Rytis Gervickas | Year Posted 2015

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Idiots like you

Roses are red
Violets are blue
Idiots like you,
belong in a school'
Don't get upset,
I went there too,
I passed all my classes,
cuz I was smarter than you,
But hey don't you worry'
You wont be one for long'
Just pass all your classes,
Go on what you waiting for,
an invitation?
No I don't think so 
go right now.

Copyright © Mariam Traore | Year Posted 2014

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In her home I suffer,
Rationed food and rationed wood,
Bread slices and rationed butter,
Scorns and all the words they utter,
Are some deepest of secrets you won't hear.

For I take that only form,
Of a lost child in my own home,
Assuming this has been the only norm,
Of having water and a plate of corn.

Her eldest kid sits by me and asks,
Do you have anything you own,
No, I say with a little frown,
Do you have parents,
No, they are long gone.
Do we do you bad,
No, I say.

Copyright © hudhaifah siyad | Year Posted 2016

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this roads i walk are hurting my feet

this roads i walk are hurting my feet,
i get home. i take my shoes off. i lie down.
i wake every morning wishing and hoping.
But guess what, this roads am walking them again.
It's a tragedy how my suffering is projected.
For the whole world to see. yes, they do feel sorry.
But i was a woken monster cursed to sleep.
Now am an achiever sent to a prison.
this roads i walk, are, hurting. My feet.
take a walk with me, but be scared, i can walk you for 100% your life.
aah, my feet. this roads i walk, are hurting. My feet.
You were asked, then you agreed, to walk with me. 
my name is knowledge, for you those who don't understand poetry.
look up, am the beautiful sky that you see at night. now all am asking you,
is to come with me.
this roads, my feet and you.
walk with me. i grow everyday, in you.
one day when am really grown up, you will be among
the stars. like i said; this roads, my feet and you.
am just like purity, am really good to the young,
but taste better for the old.
am not the Nazi, or the Ku klux klan. i take all.
am free. Use me. Take advantage of me for all i care.
am black, am power. am magic.
i move mountains of stupidity, am the king.
Am the word, the power, am knowledge. But.
this roads i walk, are hurting my feet.
nourish me, let me grow in you. so i get stronger.
then i can grow as we walk  this roads i walk.
that are hurting my feet. cause i get weak.
get me shoes, yes, this roads, if you walk with me,
you'll be among the stars.
word, know, slow down. take time. this roads.
my feet hurt. word. not animore. know. we'll succeed.
we have roads to walk, bear with me, i get weak. so.
nourish me, let me grow in you.

Copyright © Emmanuel Madande | Year Posted 2014

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People want to commit suicide,
people choose to die over livin life.
Why has it come to be this way?
Why has this life become so meaningless,
that we just want to throw it away?
We become selfish and think our life is so bad,
dont think of others who's lives are worse, But still greatful for what they have.
People take for granted the things they've got,
clothes, food, smokes and shoes, even a roof or a bed,
They dont think of the homeless,
the hungry, not even the cold or the hot.
They just think they want to be dead,
Things happen in our lives that, to us, seem bad.
We dont look for help or trust any "friends"
All because of the past we've had.
Dont be a coward and run away,
Stick it out, Live life,
I know that there's alot of strife,
But stick it through day to day.
People want to commit suicide,
people choose to die over livin life.
Why has it come to be this way?....

Copyright © brandi foote | Year Posted 2013

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love and Hate

Love and hate are strong words those are songs of singing birds, In your mind you may love and hate god told you are a in great, Nothing in the world can change how you feel damn take hour calm down pill, Damage and pieces put together agian take the chanllage you damn hen,To many hearts are broken though words and hits pick up the pieces agian,Words going though your head you better eat that piece of bread, Many turth and lies I told you what a surprise, sitting here with hurt and birt yes your name is Burt, I told you to keep it cool dont hurt you better stay cool, What side you on love and hate please God let me go on this date,No matter what you decide make sure you dont do no crime, look in the mirrow how you look love and that is the book, The world going around in my mind love and hate there isn't no time, look at me I am smart love snd hate who is falling apart, Never called for help i was trap here that big fat rat, To many things i thought before love and hate I brought, Smiles and laughter i got though love and which one we can have a debate.

Copyright © Sade Charles | Year Posted 2015

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its never to late 'until your time runs out'

Do you know what its like
When it became too late
That all those past chances
Are no longer yours to take
You failed one to many times 
And now is too late
That one last run 
Has completely changed your fate
To bad it took this much 
To make you awake
There's no going back is to late you see
Unlike your past this mistake can't be freed
You've justified your behaviors saying 
It's my life for me
All so you can continue your filthy meth spree 
Lying to yourself and others that everything was just fine
When you needed their help to get you out of this bind
Its really unfortunate you couldn’t get up
Cause now it looks like your cards just ran out of luck
So much time and energy wasted on trying to run away. 
Afraid of the truth that I would hear if only I stayed
Should of gone to more meeting and worked on my steps
My life would be perfect instead of the this godless wreck
Should of Listened closely to that speaker share 
That story he said could of been  
the answered to your prayers

Copyright © Geoffery Isaac | Year Posted 2016

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Someone Elses Life

I feel like I'm living someone elses life, a life in strife. I've been strong, but when will I belong. I feel so alone, but I'm doing ok on my own. I can't describe the pain, but I keep in mind every storm runs outa rain. I use to think our love was unbeatable, but really its unforgettable. Everyday I walk down memory lane, trying to ignore the pain. He crosses my mind everyday, when will all this go away. There's gotta be something more, my heart is becoming sore. My momma doesn't have to worry, because I'm not sorry. I know he made the mistake, and he's the reason I have this heartache. What we had, was bad. I shouldn't have let it go that far, your just another scar.

Copyright © Kierstein McFarland | Year Posted 2013

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Gold fish

Gold fish

On my vision and swum one
Sprawls the heart of those humans
Ah! They say funnily
Not knowing my stay 
Why? In such a way.

What matters only viewing outside colour?
Innerly they knew me I’m fish ever
They want to keep me in aquarium
Construing a four wall of transparent

Limiting me within four feet boundary.
Treasured only to provide them pleasure
I’m with my fate not happy always
Waiting time to get old in the slap of time.

Copyright © Deepak Chalise | Year Posted 2014

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Actions Speak Louder than Words

Angry shouts echo off of plaster walls,
Painting them sickening shades of despair.
She tries to block the noise out;
But nobody seems to care.
The words aren’t meant for her ears,
She is not the one who the barbs are meant to sting,
But with their searing heat and deadly edge,
Her wounded-animal soul begins to sing.
A song of loss,
A song of mourning.
A song of pain,
A song of scorning.
She can’t fight the pain.
It’s much too real.
She just needs something;
Something to heal.
To heal the pain
And heal the hurt
And to bury a hatchet in the fresh-tilled dirt.
A knife in her hands;
A heart in her throat.
A lighthouse blinking out;
She can’t stay afloat.
The pain feels good;
The wounds are what heal her.
The knife’s deadly call;
Its revelry reels her.
She finally feels something;
Something more than pain.
She’s finally gotten something;
Something she thought she would never gain.
She’s got healing,
And she’s got closure.
But her sins are dangerous;
She can’t risk exposure.
So she slips into silence,
Never uttering a word.
She’s too far gone;
The lines are blurred.
Her mind is a frosted glass,
Her mind is her playground.
Her wrist is a canvas;
Her soul has drowned.
A paintbrush is in her hands,
Gleaming in the secret moonlight.
She’s given up;
It feels so good to lose the fight.
Her skin is the stone;
Her knife is the chisel.
She feels so strong…
She feels so brittle.
Their voices are in her head;
She carries their hearts in her hand.
She is dry-eyed now;
It is only OR - no and.
The blade touches her skin;
Their screams reach her ears.
If actions speak louder than words,
How come nobody hears?

Copyright © Ally Mendoza | Year Posted 2016

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Your one mistake

I feel really hurt, I hope you don't notice the mascara stains on your shirt. I dont want you to know I still cry, I dont want you to know your the reason why. I know I have made many mistakes and caused you many heartaches. But I dont know how you handle this pain, I'm going insane. I feel like that one lie, has done more than make me cry. Its caused me to look at you a different way, its caused me to overthink everything you have said or say. I dont want us to change but now things feel so strange. I guess I'll just have to adjust but I dont have anyone to trust.  I dont know what all you have said is true, I dont know what to do. Should I be mad, is it okay for me to be sad. I hate the fact but I don't know how to react. I didn't exspect for that to happen, I wasn't prepared for my heart to be broken. I thought we we didnt keep secrets from eachother, I thought we could trust one a nother. But you have proven me wrong, showed me I'm not strong. I just hope you gain my trust back, before things get all wack.

Copyright © Kierstein McFarland | Year Posted 2013

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Hurting InSide, Sad felling InSide

A Girl Trap In Far Mazes 
Hurt And Emotional 
Like No One Understands Her 
She Cries Her Self To Sleep 
Hoping For A Blessing Can Save 
Bad Days Are Here, Also Another Depressed Day 
Holding There Depression In All Inside 
Wondering The Night 
Trying Not To Cry 
Her PDSD Is High As The Sun 
Hoping Things Will Turn Up 
Her Emotions Are High 
Feeling Lonely 
Feeling Sad 
Hurting Inside 
We Have Those Good Day And Then Bad Days 
A Night Not So Well For Her Tonight 
Hoping She Can Cheer Up 
Banging For Someone To Liston 
Someone Who Can Be There Then Waking Away From Her 
Hears  Her At Night, Fears Going Through Her Mind 
Questions Resin back In Forth 
Trying To Think Of Something New 
Nothing, Is Helping 
Music Is Her Life To BVB, Slipknot, My Bloody Valentine's 
Coming Down And Trying To Think Right 
Nothing Is Working ,Even Music 
She Then Stays Up All Night Just Wondering, Thinking 
Past Her Nights 
After All Of This The Finely Goes To Sleep Hoping It Doesn't Feel The Same 
Having A Bad Dream Running Through Her Brain While Sleep 
Shhhh, Child Ill Might Be Ok

Copyright © Ashley Evans | Year Posted 2016

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the same ol'

Hi mommy. I'm glad you're clean
Or at least that's what it seems
Daddy called me
You send him and email
It had a picture
In that picture is what killed him
Fear bled through his every limb
Jazzys picture in the back
His soul went black
How could you do this
I thought it was all bliss
Why mommy?
You let it control again
I'm in shame
People in and out
They make me want to shout
My scars are from you
I am..Who?
It doesn't matter 
I'm just her
Mommy i want daddy
And he should have let you take the blame
Cause i knew it was going to be the same

Copyright © Starr Chinnery | Year Posted 2014

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I Can't Believe It's Really Over This Time

I really hate this feeling, sometimes I wish I could stop breathing. I don't wanna try, just leave me here to die. You were the thing that made my life living for, but your no longer mine anymore. I feel so much pain, sometimes I believe I'm going insane. I'm missing what we had, although it was bad. I'm always walking down memory lane, why can't you see my pain? I know people change, &&' things get strange. I guess I gotta face it, she's my new replacment. I can't believe it's really over this time, I feel as if i have commited a crime. I live in a world of sorrow, so I don't ever worry about tomorrow. I didn't even have time to cry, because i had already said bye. I feel like I'm digging a deeper whole, so I'm hoping Jesus will take control. I'm sorry for my dumb mistake, but baby now I'm wide awake.

Copyright © Kierstein McFarland | Year Posted 2013

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when the chips are heavy

Minus 200 points she thought! How 
disgusting he could be, clinging to 
his older ones like he wasn't old 
enough to make his decisions 
himself. Let's wait for them he said, 
like choosing between rice and pasta 
will change d world. Give them 
space she said, hating d puppy dog 
movement, despising d very fact 
that she couldn't take a step without 
him thinking he was straying too far 
from the clan. U grumble too much 
he said, but immediately agrees 
when the others said d same as she 
had. Now its decision time, how 
much can she truly take?? She's had 
enough of been tied to someone 
that was holding on for his dear life 
at his mother's apron.

Copyright © lulu nosika | Year Posted 2013

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My Reasons

My reasons….

The reasons for my stress
is because of my longings
something that my heart can never confess

The reason i fail and the reason i try 
is because i know whats mine in my eyes

Yet i failed again trying to follow them 
hoping to be one of them 
so i lift up my pen 
and write away on this blank sheet of paper
hoping to pass 
and continue on later 
yet i failed once again 
trying to fight off the thoughts of what happened last year 
as i stay back to rot

“it's not my fault”
as i quietly whisper 
thinking of heartbreaking scenes
the ones that make me shiver 

I couldn't focus 
if only i never knew her 
if only ide choose to leave 
if only i had the cure for this high fever 

Please don't blame me 
it hurts me more 
to have what's inside me 

something the naked eye can never see 
with ears that are too deaf 
to hear this silent plea 

As i smile for the important people 
ones that cannot lose 
for if i lose them 
my all so dear friends 
i would lose my stability 
one i cannot amend 

So please see me 
the one i try so hard to be 
the one that was meant to pass last year
the one that quietly shivered in fear 

One that shed a billion tears 
one that can never be the same 
the one that will always remain insane

Copyright © Kurosaki Kazekawa | Year Posted 2015

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Stress seems like an  ominous thing but it does have one advantage: it helps you mind realize that you can take a step back from the world and see it differently. In a more calm and small and insignificant to you and yourself.

Copyright © Hank Blancett | Year Posted 2013

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say goodbye

I lay in my bedroom asking why?
Then I relize it not me its the cold hearted guy!
I'm sick and tired of hearing all his lies,
Now I've decided its time to say goodbye!

Ive been hurt many times through the years,
I no longer show emotion,
Because I've ran out of tears.
I'm so tired of you bringin me down,
Makin me walk around with a frown,
I'ts time to erase you from my memory,
and no longer be in misery.

So much wasted time, 
And you aint even worth a dime!
Never understood you,
and why you act the way you do!

You broke my heart,
Then tore me apart,
Dont ever again try to speak to me,
Just do me a favor and let me be!!


Copyright © sabrina carter | Year Posted 2013

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Ghost of one's past

It was dark-
darker than a 1am morning,
the rusted leaves were following the wind and some were slightly rustling,
here a lonely owl hoo's, and there echoes a sound of another trodden leaf,
the moon is full but yet the pitch night is the booming light's true thief,
the cold cuts through skin like an edged dagger,
and the obscure surroundings make your dazed feet stagger.

The wooden door flies open under the howling wind's mercy,
and my steps are lead by the haunted house's luring mystery.
The wood loudly cracks with each alarming step inside,
while this abandoned menage of unseen presences offers you no place to hide.
I hear the whisper of non-existent voices in the distance,
but suddenly 
my ears were flooded with the sound of a single wooden crack;
I was fully aware of its existence.

I got lost in a moulded house filled with monsters of the unknown;
Welcome to the Ghost House of one's past,
and beware:
memories are ghosts that never leave you alone.

Copyright © Aura Bennett | Year Posted 2016

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Unessesary pressure,  lives 
upon your soul subjugating 
It captures , holds your civilized 
Like parasite that feeds on its 
The stress makes you forget 
And in the mirror it's not you 
That looks at you from depths 
Your face is numb,  dark, with 
pale smile, filled with 
distasteful apathy
Gazing like a ghost from its 
comfortable grave.
But for a moment you think you 
are living
But that illusion is the end,
You just exist in your false 
Without thrill, without pleasure,
Just like a shadow on the busy 

Copyright © Ernest Badounts | Year Posted 2013

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That One True Love

As a little girl, we always wanted to find our one true love;
We looked, we searched, we wondered, not knowing our true 
love came from the heavens above.
The world has us fooled thinking man's love on earth could even 
So we strayed away from GOD's love without even thinking twice.
As time begin to fly, we got comfortable in that love skin we were 
Unaware of all the hurt and pain that came in the end.
Our main problem arised when we tried to find love on our own;
We took the place of man, but we still ended up alone.
If we would of only remembered that GOD loves us more than 
any man can;
Maybe we could of avoided the heart-ache, stress and tears 
before they began.
Maybe we could of avoided the heart-ache, stress and tears 
before they began.
We spent years of forgetting who we were to please a man we 
didn't even know;
In return only feeling alone and bruised with no where to go.
But you know, everyday is a new day and a lesson learned;
As women, we need to recognized our worth with no need to be 
You see, now we know GOD is love and no one can love us 
HE will send us someone just for us and who makes us feel as 
soft as a feather.
So continue to wait on GOD because we know he has our groom 
to be;
Just keep you heart together until that "one" finds you with the 

Copyright © Brii Mo'Nique | Year Posted 2011

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Strained eyes are lost, smouldering ash.
Transparent silver glazed skin.
Limbs as rigid as bone.
Voices speak to me, voices of sin.

Iced breath rises like steam.
A deathly grip, locking flesh tight.
A wildfire alights my chest.
This insomnia’s lustful whim is with night.

Thoughts recycled, not nearly new.
Lost in the labyrinths of time.
The prism of light disperses,
But I am still colour-blind.

Copyright © Michelle Beck | Year Posted 2015

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From the outside in

Surely I've watched
Surely I've seen
Myself from the outside looking in
And the sight was heart wrenching, my friends

It makes me want life to end
When I'm on the outside looking in

Sometimes I want to feel again
As if though I have self worth
But all at once it hits me
Oh, what pain, such hurt

I never have a hand to lend
I'm busy on the outside looking in

I like to pretend to be pretty
As if makeup is my disguise
They say it's about the inside
But everyone sees through their eyes

Please, oh please, tell me when
I can stray from the outside, not looking in
Maybe if I die, my friends
I won't have to worry about looking in again

Copyright © Tatiana Santiago | Year Posted 2015

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Speechless in ma 
With joy of so many days in 
ma cahtarats,i found a 
pleasant time with whom i 
may call.....
With mercy and grace ma 
time prevailed,,,
With so many set aside 
race,ma testimonies most 
heart inhale.....
What a God i serve,ma 
history became every mout 
Things fell apart,with mercy 
and grace i have them 
Many songs i wrote in 
pains,,different speech i 
made out of waste 
haste,,,with agony i was face 
paste ...... so many heart 
make fame in their 
shame,but i made mine out 
of HIS NAME.....Mercifull 
God,what a love giving,mercy 
showing,path laying,history 
making,bad changing
God you are....
With wealth,health,fame,am 
made new...,thank you God.....I 
found YOU

Copyright © kayzen daramola | Year Posted 2012

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lifes regrets

Its never lonely 
On streets so dark n shady 
Cant find nothin left before. Me
Cant see how thoughts like this run Through me so quickly .
I see what was given but NEVER took more then needed.. only pain. Of the same thing with in cant seem to forgive so I tent to hold it all in.. never changes 
Not give up easy the bars surround me prison nor life ever came easy allways found my self  .. in  losing hardly gaining .  Stories worth  da time of tellin.
Chose da path I walk n hold my head up highly.  Regreats of to many things.. but never once in a life time do I have something I can say smiling proudly but givin birth  to my babies ... this is a true story. An I say it not with hate but truth behind me .. n fast like its a rush right through me ... for give me ..  for being me  an not caring so, sudden peace..

Copyright © Chelsey D Moore | Year Posted 2015

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a Terrible Little Cube

A problem solver,
That's what i was
But then came this cube
That i have to pass.

It was there in my hand
I dont have any clue
I had to do some turns
and see what i can do

It was harder than i thought
it wasnt like the others
My Heart and My Mind, 
They've finally gathered.

i really focused on it
until i finally reached my goal
But i still dont know why
Im missing something within my soul

My problem was solved
but i still feel incomplete
i think i need someone
I wouldn't be bothered to speak.

I have to share my problems
I really dont know why
Maybe, i was too busy solving their problems
And actually forgot solving mine.

I thought of myself that time
i felt wronged
I have to stop my mess
And get my life on

I focused on my life
also have to solve every mistake,
but it includes some sacrifice.
I'll do whatever it takes.

I tried my best.
Biggest problem yet.
My life may be tough,
but, This is a life i can never forget.

i got it out of my hands,
And finally see it done
I felt relieved
All the pain was gone.

In those problems along the way,
There were lessons in a tube
And now i know it,
I was that terrible little cube.

By: K.S.


Copyright © Kim Secret | Year Posted 2016

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Lionel Derbyshire

She says
" Flirt
You getting old
Your style is mould.
Your hearty charm
Is now stale as cake.
Take your seven
Empty promises
To the squirels.
Eight you could
Not keep.
Nine was your last chance.
Now you looking
Down and shy
When you were
Told tie your
Shoe laces chickenman ! "
He says
" Flirt
You were just
A pretty skirt
Nothing is forever
Could not make
It better
Your turn on
Is now under
I just circling
In doubt.
If you know
What i am
Then let me go
With my ego.
The show is over now ! "

Secrets ...
They never have
Happy endings.

Copyright © Lionel Derbyshire | Year Posted 2016

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Ignorance is bliss so I hear, sadness fills the room mixed with fear, my time here is shallow, from the sickened words they hear, I can't figure out for the life of me how, in the world they believe is now, thoughts can pass by me, all the lies they tell blinding, so sadness seeps, creeps, hears peeps, and defies me

Copyright © Rory Christy | Year Posted 2017