I tried to measure myself in your eyes. I never knew who I was being compared to, so I always tried to be the best. I gave you too much power, always wanting to be all that you desire. The pressure is heavy now, in truth it has been for far too long. It’s […]
Tag / mental health
Scrolling through lines of words, looking for a blank space. Staring at a blank space, trying to find the words.
I am here amongst the words. A jumbled mess, a line that flows. Perfectly me.
I am the voice thought never to speak. I am the strength mistaken for weak. I am secrets brought forth to light. I am the day awakened from night.
There are words I cannot tell you They may break you There are moments I will never share They may kill you There is no blame in what you do not know Though I’ll always wonder if you do
She sat with a knife to her stomach. The one that was usually kept under her pillow to keep the monsters at bay as she slept. The monster was inside her now. She had to get him out and no amount of purging or starving had worked. This was the option left to her. She […]