in my head

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Adult Romance  |  House: Booksiesilk Classic Group

in my head

Fucked up in my head

I see what I dont want to

I cant see what I want to

I want what I dont want to

I dont want what I want to

I speak what I dont want to hear

I hear what I dont want to think

I think what I dont want to dream

I dream nothing

The vacuum the shallow pit it looks

which feels deep

scaring

the walls farther sometimes

and chasing them

choking close at times

The greed growing

the desires waning

the fear impregnating

the mind

Just be strong until you can until I can breath not.


Submitted: June 21, 2020

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DampKitten

I like the way you use repetition in your piece as a poetic element. It's been a while since you posted.
So, your poem is a cry out for lack of control. There's this understanding of what needs to be done that contradicts what is actually occurring. The mind misdirects the body. The want misdirects the need. Fear certainly does impregnate...that's a great term. The final line is a change to second person, addressing the reader (or somebody). I'm not sure what it means.

Sun, June 21st, 2020 9:23pm

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Thank you dear!
The last line is for anybody reading it, everybody feeling it, its Idk talking to myself as well as talking to you, am falling so are you, but I am told to be strong and I want you to be strong. Ah am confused lol

Thank you so much!

Mon, June 22nd, 2020 3:24am

Spyguy

Stay strong my precious Princess friend! Don’t let this ridiculous nonsense get you down! This too shall pass! (Well written, very appropro to the current climate!)

Mon, June 22nd, 2020 10:08am

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Thank you Spyguy!
You too stay strong!

Mon, June 22nd, 2020 3:25am

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