I ove you as this mask that hides my truth

March 13, 2010
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As my soul pours unspoken words,
My shallow breathing thuds my heart
in a rythm of agonizing lover's grief.
I am numb from the thoughts
That clog my brain.
Too much to process
is what is thrown my way
With your irrepressable presence.
You tear me bit by bit
with your devastatingly naive eyes
That cannot see through this masquerade
I put on display.
Your shielded brain can't translate
the lies of my apparant serenity. My mind is more divided with every word
that passes through.
And sanity has given up
its quest to conquer.
Sleepless nights lie infront of me,
And dreary days taunt.
Tonight I want a storm to calm me,
But the defiant clouds say not.

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chrisbriones said...
Jul. 6, 2011 at 11:44 pm
I dare say that it is clear how you love him, simply by the title. Have those clouds allowed the rain to pour and melt that mask?
xXsmileXx This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 15, 2010 at 10:56 pm
if anyone is confused about the title...my bad!!!! Instead of ove, it should be love. Sorry
celloizmylife said...
Apr. 29, 2010 at 5:23 pm
I love it! Begging for more!
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