Silence | Teen Ink


March 18, 2017
By Thisisreal_life PLATINUM, Manhattan, Kansas
Thisisreal_life PLATINUM, Manhattan, Kansas
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Favorite Quote:
"so do it. Decide. Is this the person you want to be? Is this the life you want to live? Is this the best you can be?"
"I survived the fire because the fire within me burns brighter than the one around me"

Quiet time!
Nobody make a sound
Or you will be punished.
Shh! Do you hear that?
The sound of my silence,
The deafening silence
That pleads for help.
Do you hear the claws
Scratching at the walls of my heart
That pleads to escape?
If you do, you know
I am never

The author's comments:

I wrote this in blue market at a phsycatric hospital. I was there for suicidal attempts. I'm okay now though, I guess.

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on Mar. 29 2017 at 8:00 pm
ThatOneWeeb BRONZE, New Kent, Virginia
4 articles 0 photos 10 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Speak softly, and carry a big stick." Theodore Roosevelt

This is great! Showing people how people are truly never quiet. I'm going to use this on someone in my class.