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Author Name: FreeMISS_VEE 5 Comments
Date Added: September 10, 2012 19:09:28 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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I am ready for the truth

The precise moment I can say I was torn apart

Here to tell my story

Every horrific detail

Laid out for the world to see


I'm so tired of guarding secrets

Biting my tongue

Swallowing words away.

I need to shout, scream, explain...

Every tear, all those frowns

And every single one of those paper-cuts.


I'm older now

I wish not for sympathy, nor pity

I seek redemption

I want to shout the biggest appology that the world has ever heard


I'm exhausted from running

From the truth, pretty white lies

Every line of poetry should be read

The deepest thoughts of me

All my confessions to numerous mistakes


I've worked hard to try and be beautiful

Please note the imperfections too

I'm strong, complete, and without blame

Now I am alive, really breathing


This in my life

Written here for the world to see...

Author's Notes:
about growing up and moving on. accepting the past yet always striving to achieve something better.
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Comment By: PremiumDan J. Mazurek on September 11, 2012 06:42:03 PM Report

Time has a way.

To finally have our say.

You reminded me of yesterday.

Now go and take on a better day

Comment By: FreeHenry M. on September 11, 2012 03:22:15 PM Report
In all the years I have known of you Vee, you have always written with a wisdom that defied your age and this is no exception. Wonderful work you've done here.   Hugs,   Henry
Comment By: FreeFirestone Feinberg on September 11, 2012 11:59:58 AM Report
Easy-to-read and a lesson for us all.  Enjoyed it very much.  I'm glad it ends positively.  --David
Comment By: FreeAdri on September 11, 2012 04:16:42 AM Report
I agree with Alistar. A well constructed and fine poem. You take the reader on a journey. 

Comment By: FreeAlistair Muir on September 10, 2012 11:01:40 PM Report
Apart from being wonderful to read this poem is just so nicely constructed and presented -- a good job -- a fine poem --



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