In The Dark

April 13, 2010
The dark surrounds me
I cannot push it back
the silence suffocates me
Yet I cannot break it
I have no power over it
I am blind to all
I am afraid of the light
After so long in the dark
The silence I cannot stand
Is now all I can stand
I am mute
No word escapes my sealed lips
My soul crys out for me, for help
I cannot hear it
I can no longer feel it, see it
The dark is my light
The silence my song

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GrishkoPrincess said...
Nov. 27, 2011 at 11:31 am
This poem is now being published in the book Stars in our Hearts, if you guys wanna check it out, there will also be a copy in the library of Congress! I'm so ecxited and proud :)
NamidaTaki said...
May 18, 2010 at 2:48 pm
Great poem!! ^.^ Love it!... It's so... mysterious... if you get what I mean...
GrishkoPrincess replied...
May 19, 2010 at 9:18 pm
I get it ^-^ and thank you
NamidaTaki replied...
May 21, 2010 at 1:46 pm
You're very welcome! ^.^
Jade-McKaye said...
May 7, 2010 at 9:34 am
this is amazing, i love it!! it portrays so much emotion and feeling, beautiful!:), i hope to read more.
[btw, that song, is pure genius]
GrishkoPrincess replied...
May 17, 2010 at 6:19 pm
thank you so much, it means alot! and yes, that song truely is pure genius
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