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Dead.
Lying face down,
Body still, decaying,
Leaving nothing but memories;
Vacant.

Voiceless.
Lips glued, sewn shut,
Actions, emotions unsteady,
A prisoner of my own mind;
Stifled.

Manic.
My mind racing,
Pick up a pen, escape,
Emotions, thoughts now blueprinted;
Alive.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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monkee21 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 1, 2011 at 11:12 pm
thanks everyone! :D
 
Jonesie3217 said...
Mar. 28, 2011 at 8:01 am
I love the word choice that you have in here and all the one word liners, it really adds to the dramatic effect. love it!
 
bruised&scarred said...
Mar. 28, 2011 at 7:59 am
............wow. that is REALLY good. that's pretty much how i've been feeling since my bf broke my heart twice.
 
Dawn18 said...
Mar. 28, 2011 at 7:54 am
This is a very accurate description of what it feels like to be manic and depressed. Very well worded. It captures what it feels like well.
 
Deztny said...
Mar. 27, 2011 at 11:34 pm
it's as if your in my own mind reading my thoughts, emotions and feelings. very good job i love how you can conect with the readers
 
Griffiths1998 said...
Mar. 26, 2011 at 2:18 pm
very cool. glad i read it :)
 
julesXisntXemo said...
Mar. 26, 2011 at 11:22 am
i like this! a  lot...
 
monkee21 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 25, 2011 at 3:30 pm

thank you guys!!!! i really appreciate y'all reading it!

it gave you chills, huh? cool. :D

 
LyricalDisaster said...
Mar. 25, 2011 at 12:16 pm
WOW !!!!
 
Katniss1213 said...
Mar. 24, 2011 at 8:59 pm
This gave me chills! You are a brilliant writer.
 
Griffiths1998 replied...
Mar. 26, 2011 at 2:19 pm
omg!!! haha love your username... tht book was amazing!!!
 
Katniss1213 replied...
Mar. 26, 2011 at 3:33 pm
thnx! The book was so brilliant; I wish there was another one coming out...
 
hanging_girl_666This teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 24, 2011 at 8:10 pm

Gave me chills

I absolutely loved it!!!!!!!!!!! THis is what i call a greatttttt poem!

 
alicen1ndrland said...
Mar. 24, 2011 at 6:17 pm
Very nice! love the emotion in this, and I could really relate. Very raw..love it :D
 
XxEmotionalLov3xX This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 24, 2011 at 3:46 pm
i love this kind of poetry the most... i love emotional things with pain and scary things lol
 
sunkissed-devil14 said...
Feb. 28, 2011 at 11:49 pm
I LOVE this poem :D
 
monkee21 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Mar. 2, 2011 at 8:46 pm
thanks. :)
 
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