Empty Words

January 22, 2009
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A promise
That you loved me
Gave this pen ink.
But I was blind
To your lies,
So foolish that
I believed.
So blind that
I didn’t see
The malicious gleam
In your eyes.
So lost in a fairy tale, a dream.
So naïve that I forgot about reality.
I tried to write us a happy ending,
But you weren’t there to finish it.
They were just empty words.

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starz&hearts4ever said...
Oct. 24, 2009 at 10:46 am
Lovin your artistic ways Erika!-Nicole-also from Stonewall!
Brit said...
Feb. 15, 2009 at 4:04 am
As a writer you have real potential I give you a red star for a good poem
RhondaR said...
Feb. 16, 2009 at 1:43 pm
I really love this poem and I can't wait to read more of them. Congratulations.
cenick said...
Feb. 15, 2009 at 3:40 am
That is really a wonderful poem. You are a very talented writer.

Best of luck
jadeD said...
Feb. 10, 2009 at 4:27 pm
i think this is amazing...well written...insightful. you're really talented! -jade, also from stonewall (:
markayla :D said...
Feb. 7, 2009 at 10:51 pm

congrats! this is a great poem :D it's really really good :D like, super duper wonderfully deliciously fabulousity!

anyway, congrats, you totally deserved this!
i miss u!

xoxo markayla
Brie_miss_fabulocity said...
Feb. 7, 2009 at 2:34 am
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