Scars

November 17, 2009
By ninjamonkey SILVER, Nashville, Georgia
ninjamonkey SILVER, Nashville, Georgia
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Favorite Quote:
"that which does not kill me makes me stronger"


Eighty-six,
That's what used to cover my arms,
But now it's ninety-five.

Four years,
Ninety-five scars,
Five attempts,
What happened?.

Vicodin,Absolut,and Marlboro,
Razorblades,safety pins,and buzz,
Isn't that what happened?.

Insecurities,pain,fear,
All of it overpowering,
Sucking me in,
Taking me deeper still.

Cutting,slicing,slashing, scratching,
Bleeds and bleeds until it can't anymore,
It takes the pain away for just awhile,
But then all I'm left with is these scars.


The author's comments:
For four years I struggled with depression, cutting, and suicidal thoughts. I lost a friend to it and it motivated me to get help and help others.

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on Nov. 6 2010 at 5:54 pm
xXxdancing_for_rainxXx, San Pedro, California
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This is great. I struggle with cutting, depression, and anxiety... I'm getting help for it now.

It sounds like you're doing better now- great job :)





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