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they say that sadness should fill you with pain.
but I just feel


if I had tears left I'd cry

but I'm saving those tears to fill a tub and drown myself in it

and the screams and the cries of the poor and oppressed,

are just a sign of luck.

because those who have the energy to get up and whine,

have the energy to

turn it all


i can't remember how to feel

because the constant shots of pain have made me

n u m b

it's simple to ask optimism of someone

but tell me

where's the bright side

of wanting to shatter the


because it shows the smile

of your


but not the inner black hole that's deprived the virginity of your

?? p l e a s u r e ??

and I miss crying

because it waters your heart

it feeds your


but I have no emotions

because I am


I am empty

and I am

n u m b

why can't I feel anymore

sometimes I wish to be a

thumb print

because then

I could be


please answer

where is the motivation when I can't even get out

of bed

I used to want to scream into a pillow until I


but even now that feels like



too much energy

too much time

I guess economics and pain have something in


like inflation

because I've screamed so much

that my screams have lost their


and I can't remember how to feel


these constant shots of pain have made me

n u m b

once when I was little

I fell off my bike.

I cried and my doctor said

it's better to feel pain than to feel nothing



I didn't know what he meant



because now I'd sell my soul

for a simple taste

whether it's of sadness or of


I'd trade for it all that I


though that isn't much.


!!!!please answer me!!

These constant shots of pain have made me


n u m b

and I wish I could cry

I wish I could cry!

i wish I could cry.

I'm crying

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illuminated_darkness said...
May 4, 2013 at 6:19 pm:
That was deep.
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SwannS This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 3, 2013 at 10:46 pm:
I like this. A lot.
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