My Insanity

August 26, 2009
Emotional outburst of high degree,
Someone tell me what's wrong with me,
Hatred, anger, sadness, then love,
Will someone tell me what they're thinking of?

Dried-up trails of many tears wasted,
How many victims has this feeling tasted?
Featuring friends of the giddiest smile,
While holding their mask while in denial.

It feeds on our sorrow, fuels our hate,
Enforces ideas no one contemplates,
And when it has fed to its soul's content,
Unleashed, we are, left only with resent.

Can it control who I shall become?
Or will effort send the beast back where it's from?
Is it insanity? or am I just sane?
Has all my energy been spent in cruel vain?

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TheWrittenHeart said...
Oct. 16, 2009 at 1:53 am
wow. this poem really captured my heart. and yeah, i can relate too. sometimes i feel everything you described in your beautiful poem.
dreamer_believer said...
Sept. 12, 2009 at 5:50 pm
the emotion is literally bursting from my computer screen ;) very deep! i can relate to this, but you did a great job explaining it :) bravo! 5 stars. check out some of my work too :) i love the comments!
Electricity This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Sept. 9, 2009 at 6:50 pm
I love this poem, it really calls out to you. great job, it has a nice rythem!
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