delusive perspicacity

April 5, 2012
By she.was.a.whirlwind. SILVER, Lafayette, California
she.was.a.whirlwind. SILVER, Lafayette, California
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Favorite Quote:
Have a vision.


the pretty girls next door
live such bright and loud lives -
they tie their hair back in ponytails,
exposing unpockmarked foreheads and pretty smiles.
but here I am,
hunched frame, sad eyes covered with my bangs “artfully” covering them
thin and pale and malnourished -
so I can feel overgrown,
dust-covered,
and lonely,
the only thing that hasn’t changed,
the only one who watched the world rot away and come back to life.

The author's comments:
airing out my melodrama

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