No one knows.

February 15, 2012
No one knows the pain behind my smile,

They don't see the tears I cry,

They don't realize how hard it is for me to wake up,

And go through another day.

No one knows I miss my mother,

Despite the pain she put me through...

Dad doesn't know how much I appreciate him,

Nor how much I need his support.

No one knows how afraid I am of becoming an adult.

But most of all,

No one knows me.

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RarelyJaded This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Feb. 2, 2013 at 7:05 pm
This is really moving to me, because my stepdad left almost a year ago and we were really close. I should have a poem (pending approval) that's about that. Will you read it, plz?
NaomiPikalek said...
Jan. 11, 2013 at 1:40 pm
this made me cry a little, i understand this feeling and can connect and relate to it. i love how its spaced to, adds a real somthing to it :)
TyJefferson said...
Mar. 28, 2012 at 7:57 pm
this is really good you are an awsome writter 
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