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Nightmare

In the darkness of everything
I have longed to forget
I find the shadows of the past,
fighting for the light.
Grim beings without heads
to reason,
fatal mistakes that destroyed
pieces of me.
With personified teeth
they rip me apart,
tearing my already bruised flesh
off the very bone.
In pain they are visible,
in joy they leave,
but always, forever they’re there
faded into the back.
Cry tears of crimson blood,
they come running,
set all your dark fears aside,
or suffer on the inside.
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

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Kassandra Konecny is a lover of listening to music, hiking in the mountains, and observing the way people act. She began writing vigorously when she was fourteen and will hopefully never stop. She has had her fair share of trials lately, and tries to encompass nearly every subject there is to study into her writing. Kassandra plans to study creative writing and psychology. She's 17 and currently lives in Utah with her family. Contact her at kassandrakonecny@hotmail.com more…

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