the ghost in the shadows

March 30, 2013
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I am a ghost, invisible,unwantable,
I look to the world I use to know,
but instead of smiles and joy I see pain and tears drowning my own sorrows,
why did I come back to this awful place, the buildings making you feel small,
the words that are knives cutting your soul one piece at a time?
A question came to mind of why I came back,
where did this pain and misery came from?
As I roam these halls I once knew a new world is in front of me,
you can't hear me when I scream out to the world,
you can't see me cry in the shadows as I watch this world,
all you know is your pathetic lives but what is wrong with them?
The have been washed away with greed,pain, and power hunger savages
they do not care for you, all they care for is the feeling of your own pain,
maybe it is them who are crying for help in this tragic world,
or maybe it's there monster within feeling glee with your misery?
Why did I come back to this place, I laugh at that,
I have came back to fix this world,
to make it what it was before,
when happiness ruled our lives but until then
pain and misery will rule your life

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AnshuR said...
Aug. 15, 2013 at 2:09 pm
Wow !!
This one is really mindblowing for me..
Your thoughts are indeed different to me..!!
maelstrom14 said...
Jul. 25, 2013 at 10:23 pm
your poems sound like my mind.
liberalartist said...
Jun. 5, 2013 at 6:09 pm
beautiful imagry (:
LiraDaeris said...
Apr. 19, 2013 at 5:56 pm
Good job with this. I really like this one, and the imagery and passion in it.
Hanban12This 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...
Apr. 15, 2013 at 4:54 pm
Whoa! I love how it seems mysterious and it really conveys how ghosts must feel....... Beautiful!
AugustSummerFling This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 4, 2013 at 6:45 am
Wow this was haunting! Good job :)
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