Consume Me

by shadow   Oct 6, 2017


You clawed away at my masks
Layer after layer had been shed
I let you cut at my soul
Until every raw wound had bled

You hungrily ate away
At the dark parts of my heart
Devouring it bit by bit
Until it all fell apart

You tried to tear at my roots
Oh what little did you know
You may have what you want now
But you will reap what you sow

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  • 2 weeks ago

    by mossgirl19

    Ha! That's the way you go...hehe. I love this. I felt the pain with your great imagery and the ending hits hard.

  • 2 weeks ago

    by Kitty Cat Lady

    Ooh OUCH! This is dark but brilliant. You've depicted the raw pain perfectly! :-)
    =^.^=

  • 2 weeks ago

    by Em

    Holy moly this hits something deep and raw inside of me that screams "let me out" those last two lines though are the making of this piece don't let anybody grind you down

  • 2 weeks ago

    by C J T

    The second verse had so much emotion within itself.. Very relatable. I enjoyed reading this due to the rhythmatic flow. Great write indeed.

  • 2 weeks ago

    by Paul Hirst

    Raw and bloody you can feel the anger

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