Happy, Haunted Past

March 12, 2010
By Glass_Doll326 SILVER, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Glass_Doll326 SILVER, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
8 articles 51 photos 2 comments

When things where good the world was brighter.

The smiles are abundant and real.

Struggles come and made me a fighter.

The wounds they created would soon heal.

Now the world looks small and dull.

My head is filled with noise.

I pound upon my bleeding skull.

Try to remember my past joys.

A few years have come and gone,

With emptiness my eyes have been replaced.

I wait for the dawn.

With the world in all distaste,

I look within my past,

To try and find the point,

That in my hind harassed,

My total disappoint.

Where I lost my eyes of innocence,

Replaced with countless sins,

Consumed by violence,

With few personal wins.

Is this the world from now on?

A sad reality.

From this life I am withdrawn.

Within my abnormality,

Things use to be good.

Along time ago.

I wish I understood,

Why I lie below,

Alone in my room at last,

Memories are all I have,

Of my happy, haunted past.

Of which is never forgave.

The author's comments:
It is about how past is all some have

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Milo! said...
on Mar. 27 2010 at 8:37 pm
I really love this. I really like how everyone can relate to this. I hope you keep writing, because this is great. You should check out some of my stuff. I think you would like it.


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