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In my mind

March 6, 2014
By Fallen_ PLATINUM, Quakertown, Pennsylvania
Fallen_ PLATINUM, Quakertown, Pennsylvania
25 articles 3 photos 436 comments

Favorite Quote:
" a shattered world is only an opening into a new beginning with laughs, smiles, and love all around enter the world of the light and away from the broken darkness"


In my mind
Misery paves the blistering cobblestone streets,
Tears runs down the screaming rivers depositing into the sea of the lost,
The children's wings are clipped and shackled, never to fly and touch the sun,
The people's faces are tied with barbed wire in upturn smiles that reveal the pain and suffering this world deploys on the rift raft of our crumbling world.

In my mind
Laughter echoes through the membranes of the building,
And sun sets it course on all given life,
Where people dance, laugh, and sing,
And children fly with their beautiful wings,
And the vast meadows entice it's wanders with the sights of wildflowers.

In my mind I can take my mask off,
And my villagers can get the chance to see thy creator's face,
My eyes shine with renown hope,
and my feet pattered down the streets shouting out the joyous noise of love,
Where hearts are worn on their sleeves,
And no one may ever feel broken.

In my mind my demons run wild,
Tormenting and destroying everything in their wake,
Their gleaming fangs inject there poison and controls my thoughts to rivets of red,
Their eyes take hold and all I see is pain and marks of and down my pale wrist,
my wings are stripped to bloody stumps,
my arms and feet shackled to thy own addictions,
The streets and skies rain blood, drowning all in the mayhem of our demons,
Fire burn through all torching and slowly burning all that dwells alive.

In my mind it is me. Although many who have tried to enter have perished some that I trust with all my heart have tasted the flames of this savage's mind.
Enter thy mind if you believe you shall survive,
Enter thy hopes and dreams if you wish to feel the beams of love,
Enter thy despairs and feel the pain that is everywhere,

And see me as I truly am.


The author's comments:
This is what's in my mind and this is my deepest thoughts. I hop you enjoy

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on Jun. 6 2014 at 11:29 pm
Sunshine2420 SILVER, Unknown, Other
9 articles 0 photos 173 comments

Favorite Quote:
A smile hides everything.

You've got really strong emotions and good vocabulary. Good work ;)

JRaye PLATINUM said...
on May. 4 2014 at 6:31 pm
JRaye PLATINUM, Dorr, Michigan
43 articles 10 photos 527 comments

Favorite Quote:
"If you build your house far enough away from Trouble, then Trouble will never find you."

"Have you ever looked fear in the face and said, 'I just don't care.'?"

Intense, awesome imagery! Everyone feels like this sometimes (guilty), and you painted the picture and set the mood perfectly :)

HudaZav SILVER said...
on Apr. 28 2014 at 5:37 pm
HudaZav SILVER, Toronto, Other
8 articles 6 photos 392 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Nothing is impossible; the word itself says 'I'm possible'!" -Audrey Hepburn

Love the style and vocabulary used in this poem! Very beautiful and well written. Good job!

on Mar. 11 2014 at 7:28 am
skydancer666 GOLD, West Babylon, New York
10 articles 0 photos 28 comments

Favorite Quote:
on my own i am clumsy ..... but on your shoulders i am free to be me

i like this !!!keep up the good work!


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