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Why Is It

May 4, 2021
By WolvesRain DIAMOND, Walton, Kentucky
WolvesRain DIAMOND, Walton, Kentucky
72 articles 0 photos 122 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Every secret of a writer's soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works." Virginia Wolf


Why is it when your hurt,

They look away.

Why is it when your crawling,

They walk away.

Why is it when you fall,

They stand far away.

Why is it when you cry,

They laugh.

Why is it when your broken,

They decide to get help.

Why is it when your dead,

They listen.

Why is it?


The author's comments:

This poem describes the feeling that everyone has turned their backs on you and that only by being dead will they listen but there is always hope if you look in the right direction. 


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on May. 6 at 9:30 am
WolvesRain DIAMOND, Walton, Kentucky
72 articles 0 photos 122 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Every secret of a writer's soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works." Virginia Wolf

Glad he liked it

on May. 5 at 10:51 pm
SparrowSun ELITE, X, Vermont
179 articles 22 photos 969 comments

Favorite Quote:
"It Will Be Good." (complicated semi-spiritual emotional story.)
And the words I say most often: "Where was I?"

yep, he did

on May. 5 at 11:43 am
SparrowSun ELITE, X, Vermont
179 articles 22 photos 969 comments

Favorite Quote:
"It Will Be Good." (complicated semi-spiritual emotional story.)
And the words I say most often: "Where was I?"

oh my english teacher would love this