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Me. The One Who is Not There. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

Me.
The world is blind
They can't see behind
The cloak I use
To hide my eyes.

They close their minds
Killing
Everyone's
light.

Who am I anymore?
I'm not the same
As before.

Could I be one of them?
The ones who
Kill
The ones who
Break
The few pure souls
The world has left.

I look in the mirror
Afraid of myself
Of what I have become.
Wishing only for the person
I once was.

For a change,
I will stop
Frowning upon others
And start
with the one
In the mirror.
Me.

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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loveforever21 said...
Nov. 27, 2012 at 1:10 pm:
amazing! It shows a lot of truth in it:)
 
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iluvrockandroll2 said...
Nov. 26, 2012 at 8:59 pm:
brilliant!! thanks for speakin the truth, girlie!! keep on writing~~~ 
 
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