Stronger

by Em   May 19, 2016


Weathered face
Sweet disgrace
Crying eyes
Charming lies
Distorted soul
Heart of coal
Disfigured skin
Painted on grin

All the things I'm no longer
because I've become stronger.

Copyright: Em

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  • 1 year ago

    by Brenda

    Oh Em! This is awesome! It really shows how far you've come and how much stronger you are-you go girl! Loved this! Take care- Brenda

    • 1 year ago

      by Em

      Thanks Brenda :)

  • 1 year ago

    by cassie hughes

    Short but powerful this portrays how adversity can make us stronger if we don't let it overwhelm us.
    A great write Em. :)

    • 1 year ago

      by Em

      Thanks cassie

  • 1 year ago

    by Phil Laws

    That's really good, in structure, voice and message. One of your best, an instant classic.

    • 1 year ago

      by Em

      Thanks

  • 1 year ago

    by The Po whet

    Hate and pain is a burden that disfigures ones face because it shows on our face, despite the many veneers of facade we may put on. Letting go of the hate and pain makes us stronger. Lovely write Em

    • 1 year ago

      by Em

      Definitely Moa. I think that's why I've aged somewhat before my time lol