The Darkness Within Me

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
A moody philosophical piece.

Submitted: December 17, 2007

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Submitted: December 17, 2007



The Darkness Within
Wholeness gone
The irrevocable loss of who I am
Follows me everywhere
An emptiness screams from my soul
Darkness flows around me
Like Darth Vader
I rot from within
Grasping I reach for the light
That beckons me from Death
Reaching for the Hope
Calling for the Peace
Pleading for the Forgiveness
Trying to walk I stumble
Stuck in the mud I struggle
Breaking free I run
Away from the pain

Away from the Darkness that lay within.

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