makaylla_l
Joined: Jan 2022

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makaylla_l   Junior Member

Posting my poems on TikTok as well @kk_10_01 I have been writing since age 13 and still to this day

Submitted Poems 9 total

Darkness

Have you ever felt so numb
That you’re struggling to breathe
Just to watch yourself become
The You you shouldn’t be

Depressed and holding onto this pain
The past comes back to haunt me
Life’s a mess and it doesn’t change
I was supposed to...

by Makaylla Liggett

added by makaylla_l
8 months ago

Monster

Since that day
I’ve been afraid
Of people like you
And apparently you’re human too

Not in my eyes
You’re a monster instead
And your every lie
Is better left unsaid

Monster, do you hear me?
Monster, do you care?
The truth will set me...

by Makaylla Liggett

added by makaylla_l
8 months ago

Ghost Of Me

I look in the mirror and what do I see
Staring back is my own reflection
The essence of the ghost of me
Seeking for protection

I need to let you go
I can’t keep you around forever
Even though you’re my ghost
Of a past I need to learn...

by Makaylla Liggett

added by makaylla_l
8 months ago

My Trauma

The lines, they stay
The roles, unchanged
Screaming, in fear
The demon is here

The act, committed
The trauma, I’ve admitted
The damage is done
The demon has won

The rape is done
The post trauma is yet to come
My story, untold
The...

by Makaylla Liggett

added by makaylla_l
9 months ago

Dear Rapist

People are talking
And it’s about you
You just keep on walking
And you still don’t have a clue

There’s a saying and it goes
“Whatever happens in the dark always comes to the light”
Oh no, everybody’s gonna know
Looks like you’re gonna lose...

by Makaylla Liggett

added by makaylla_l
9 months ago

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thanks! I’m glad you loved it! I write my experiences to share it and know someone out there can relate!

9 months ago

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