Prisoner of Reason

Just when you think you're free
There's more
Chain and shackles
Than before
That pull and drag you
To the floor
Every time you open a single door
Two slam shut to open nevermore
While desperately trying to understand
How to make your heart and your mind
Walk hand in hand.





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Grace B. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 8, 2009 at 11:24 pm
luv this.
 
HayWire This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 24, 2009 at 2:17 pm
oh my god... im so glad i kept watching your work... this is so perfect! i really wish i could write like you... oh.. i used to be anonymous.. changed my name. XD
 
SilverDawn said...
Jun. 23, 2009 at 6:47 pm
wow, the rhyming scheme here is great. the poem feels so truthful and frustrating. very very nice !
 
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