Skinned Alive

April 25, 2010
It's Like Having My Skin Ripped Off.
Each Lie, Each Whisper, Each Scream.
When You Do These Things You Tear It Off Slower,
And Slower, Skinning Me Alive.
I Begged You And You Would Give Me
Your Most Reasurrring Lie, And Like A Fool,
I Would Believe It.
My Mind Reels In Denile
It Tells Me That You Love Me,
That You Won't Do It Again
But Then I Feel The Bite Of Your Nails
As They Dig Their Way Into My Flesh.
I Hear The Popping And Tearing Of My Skin Once Again
As You Pull Slowly.
My Bloody Memories Flowing
From The Skinless Corpse That Once Was Me.
You've Finally Accomplished Your Goal.
I'm Dead. Even So, I Still Can't Get You Out Of My Head.

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Eowyn said...
May 27, 2010 at 2:59 pm
Creepy but great. 
lildutchgurl This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 23, 2010 at 9:01 pm
this i pretty...chilling, creepy and just AMAZING. i followed it, i thnk, and would love to know more about it- why is each word capitalized? i can definitely relate
AngelBaby94 replied...
May 24, 2010 at 9:06 pm
It Was About My Ex Boyfriend. He Did Terrible Things To Me And He Loved Hurting Me. I Capitalize The Beginning Of Every Word When I Type. Idk Why. It's Just A Habbit.
lildutchgurl This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
May 24, 2010 at 10:45 pm
wow im really sorry... you did a great job of expressing yourself in the poem, and i thnk that you are definitely going to go far as a poet. keep writing and i hope your ex doesn't bother you anymore
AngelBaby94 replied...
May 25, 2010 at 8:58 am
Thank You! And My Ex Won't Bother Me Anymore I Don't TThink.
MagicWord said...
May 23, 2010 at 9:06 am

So good/scary! I really enjoyed

5 stars

Sumana2 said...
May 21, 2010 at 6:36 pm
Oh, wow. I don't know what this is about, but it's really deep and scary in some sort. But great job.
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