COATED SILENCE



Today I write a story of red in my diary
Dripping down from my wrist
Like a relief to my entangled thoughts
The words that escape my lips
Are muffled and distant
If you read my words
Then you know my pain

             -Merdi Bakembo
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Written on September 14, 2022

Submitted by merdibakembo2 on September 14, 2022

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABCDEFG
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 235
Words 47
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 7

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