Lost in Love

October 8, 2009
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When I look into the mirror,
The reflection I see is you.
I no longer recognize myself,
I wish that wasn't true.
Everyday I'm pretending,
I'm disguised with lies.
You are my new identity,
You're the soul behind my eyes.
The only thing I can hear,
Is your voice inside my head.
Where have I gone,
The real me seems dead.
I don't remember who I was,
You have been me for so long.
You made my like seem right,
When everything appeared wrong.
I am captive in your love,
In your chains I am bound.
I'm searching for myself.
The true me needs to be found.

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Jenifer_cornejo said...
Dec. 8, 2016 at 1:45 pm
this is so heart breaking and such an inspirational poem. I love how you describe how this person makes you feel,see and think.
Dragon_Heart said...
Nov. 11, 2015 at 2:29 pm
Great job it's pretty good il admit it made me inspired XD
Sarelle said...
Nov. 14, 2014 at 1:55 pm
Wow. This was amazing! One of the most inspirational poems I have read in a long time. Great job!
TheComet said...
Sept. 27, 2014 at 8:28 am
This is so beautiful! It's sad and heartbreaking but so deeo and meaningful. I can so easily relate to it cuz i remember I've been pretending to be someone I'm not just so I can fit in and be appreciated and noticed. But thank god now I realize how wrong I was, that being myself is enough. I learned to say :"Either accept me this way or go look the other way" Great job, keep itup and thanks for sharing this
KaylaaLovee said...
Nov. 5, 2013 at 12:12 pm
Amazing.. nothing to say but wow.
angel_of_silence said...
Oct. 23, 2012 at 3:40 pm
This is a very great poem, it is very deep and it really speaks.
Lauren T. said...
May 1, 2012 at 7:44 am
Your poem was really deep in thought, and had really good rhyming to it. When I read your poem I found that it was a sonnet poem. I also found some assonance used in some of the ending words of a verse.
writer3499 said...
Apr. 8, 2012 at 7:52 pm
John F. said...
Feb. 2, 2012 at 4:42 pm
Wicked good, great rhymes
Kayte said...
Oct. 15, 2011 at 3:26 pm
Amazing!! Perfect for my life right this very second. Thank you!!
musiccrazy said...
Oct. 15, 2011 at 1:01 pm
Out of ten I give it a 1000! That was really good.
WeAllBurn said...
Sept. 23, 2011 at 10:52 am

this is reallly flipping good:D!

gave it a 5/5 (:

christine15 said...
Sept. 23, 2011 at 12:38 am
wow! it's nice huh! I love it! You're a good poet! Nice job! keep it up!
ink_siren said...
Jun. 27, 2011 at 11:00 am
You embody individualism so well. I see this happening to so many people and I am so glad that you wrote about it. Keep writing! You make me jealous. :) Hope to be as agood as you one day!
kellie 101 said...
Jun. 5, 2011 at 7:59 am
Beautifull <3 :D
DarkAngelNinjaXP said...
May 20, 2011 at 10:00 am
This was great and so true with a lot of couples.
LiveLoveAnna said...
May 4, 2011 at 8:53 pm

so pretty and touching

good job :)

EmilyEatIt said...
Mar. 31, 2011 at 7:03 pm
that's goreous! ♥♥♥♥
michaelchavez said...
Dec. 11, 2010 at 9:41 am
awesome poem!! keep it up
bresweeti said...
Dec. 11, 2010 at 9:23 am

wow this is really good! , i can realy compare myself to it

awsome job !

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