All that's inside

by Mahalia Butler   Nov 2, 2017


All I feel is hurt, anger, and pain
And the unending tears
that forever fall like rain.
When I say I'm fine,
Believe me, I'm anything but.
The anger burning inside me
I can no longer keep shut.
This smile on my face
Hides whats within
The fears in my head
I couldn't even begin.
Please you must keep out,
Can't you see I've built up a wall?
My unstable world will crumble
If it should ever fall.
My fears own me
They steal my precious years
Until my life is nothing
Lost to my unending fears.
Can I please have someone
to see my aching pain?
To reach down inside me
And make my heart beat again ?

Mahalia

5


Did You Like This Poem?

Latest Comments

  • 8 months ago

    by Dagmar Wilson

    A lot of us can relate and I am a firm believer that things will get better. All the best and hugs

  • 8 months ago

    by Kitty Cat Lady

    Aw. This is very moving. A cry for someone true to break down the barriers put up.
    So sad but beautiful x
    =^.^=

  • 8 months ago

    by Brenda

    Well done and very relatable to a lot of us on this site. Hugs to you-

  • 8 months ago

    by Robert Long

    ;-; all i can do...been there and i know its a hard subject to talk about. every bit of emotion can be felt completely. if you ever need anything just message me.

  • 8 months ago

    by Ben Pickard

    A terribly sad write. However, the charade of happiness that so many of us hide behind will be entirely relatable to too many people on this site, I fear.

    Well written and very well expressed.

    Ben

People Who Liked This Also Liked