Usually don’t post poetry, but here goes my first. Good read


You stand before the mirror.
You barely recognize the person you see.
It all comes rushing back to you.
How it was all too much and you felt choked; and you cried the tears that your pillow willingly soaked.
How you donned a mask and made everyone think you could smile;
How you wanted to crawl on your knees till the flesh that covered them bruised and bled;
How you wanted to cry on a lonely beach till your tears turned to blood;
How you felt like a weak horse taken to the river; and how the water, like quinine was too bitter;
How you wanted to bash your aching head against the white, bathroom tiles till blood splattered and stained them.
How you felt worse because suicide was a cowardly way out.
You had forgotten how to smile and the corners of your mouth hurt when you tried to.

View original post 218 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s