Invisible Girl

July 1, 2010
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I'm the girl you see alone
The one who watches
But never ventures to say hello
The girl with no friends
I'm the girl who never has fun at parties
Because I'm standing in the corner
The invisible girl
The girl who's name you forgot
My smile is shy and scarce
You think I'm a freak
I'm an outcast
The girl who stands alone
If you only got to know me
You would realize
I have feelings and dreams
I have things I love and things I hate
I've fallen in love and had my heart broken
Without ever saying a word
I've watched the crowds go by
They never stopped to look at me
They never said hello
They just looked at me, then turned away
Leaving me standing alone
Trying so hard to not let the pain in
Pretending I don't care
Watching you carefully, hopefully
Wishing you would glance over
But you never do
I pretend I don't care, though I do
I know I'm an invisible girl

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DaydreamBeliever This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 7, 2011 at 7:43 pm
very beautiful and inspiring :) its so simple but when you finish reading it... you realize how beautiful it is :)
Evelyna K. said...
Jul. 25, 2010 at 8:56 pm
This piece is beautiful, and very poignant. It speaks to me, and is easily relatable. I also loved the flow and rhythm which you display! Good job! ^.^
TheEvilGenius replied...
Aug. 2, 2010 at 4:05 pm
Thanks, Eva-chan!!! :D  So when are you going to post something? XD
Thorn73 replied...
Aug. 2, 2010 at 10:48 pm
Oh, I have posted already: I'm simply waiting for my work to be scanned by the lovely people who are resonsible for this magazine! ^.^
TheEvilGenius replied...
Aug. 5, 2010 at 3:28 pm
Oh, okay! :)  What did you submit?
Thorn73 replied...
Aug. 5, 2010 at 3:57 pm
Um...."A Letter To Myself", as well as a few other poems and photographs...:P
TheEvilGenius replied...
Aug. 5, 2010 at 5:15 pm
Cool! :D  I should submit some photographs! ^_^ 
Thorn73 replied...
Aug. 5, 2010 at 5:26 pm
Definitely! I'd like to see them! *Finally managed to get her photographs published, and feels very smug about it.*
TheEvilGenius replied...
Aug. 5, 2010 at 6:08 pm
Welllll.... I doubt they'll be any good....but I suppose I could still take a few and submit them! ;)  And congrats on your's by the way, they're super cool.  ^.^
Thorn73 replied...
Aug. 5, 2010 at 8:37 pm
Thank you, and I'm sure that yours will be infinitely better! :P
TheEvilGenius replied...
Aug. 5, 2010 at 10:03 pm
Probably not... XP  Mine will probably be all blurry and horrid... >_>
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