Black cloud

by Em   Jun 9, 2017


The demons in my head
seem to grip me with glee
as I'm tossing and turning
"wondering why the f..k me?"

they're hauntingly satisfying
chill me right to the core
when I think they've done taunting
they come back for more

they don't seem to mind
if it's day or it's night
because every time they
return filled with delight

they call me these names
like the kids did from school
then I hear them laughing
at me as if I was the fool

they then say "it's your fault
for all the times you got abused"
as if agreeing with my thinking
and the fact my ego's bruised

they tell me I'm an ugly waster
not fit for this wonderful earth
but I'll prove to these bastards
I'm a strong lady with alot of worth.

© Em

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  • 2 months ago

    by Loco4Loco

    Great write!

    "..but I'll prove to these bastards
    I'm a strong lady with alot of worth.."

    I know cussing isnt allowed but A fkn MEN girl. You got this. Keep writing!

  • 3 months ago

    by Sherry Caayupan

    What a good write...reminds me of the song "Through The Rain" by Mariah Carey. Ever listened to that? Anywayz, take care and have a nice day... :)

  • 6 months ago

    by Brenda

    Em, absolutely do not listen to those voices! You are an amazing young lady, talented, beautiful, such a giving soul. Don't ever forget This! Love you girl! Hugs -

    • 6 months ago

      by Em

      Thanks n and Brenda

  • 6 months ago

    by deeplydesturbed

    Em.. you are worth so so much. Im glad you realise this!! Keep on fighting babe xx

  • 6 months ago

    by mossgirl19

    Another strong write, Em. I really like your fighting spirit! Chin up!

    • 6 months ago

      by Em

      Thanks Alec and mg

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