Bad days

by Em   Dec 5, 2017


I glance in the mirror

and

I see an hauntingly familiar face to that of many moons ago...

but

her face is blotchy
her eyes red and puffy
her cheeks paler
her hair a mess
her make up ruined

and if you could see inside of her mind

you'd see -
words thrown in anger
comments made in jest
abuse of all kinds

festering

all these done unknowingly to how they'd make her feel today

and my goodness

today
is a
bad day.

© Em

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  • 1 month ago

    by Michael

    Em
    All I can say is 'very well put' to how you feel

    take care and much warmth and love
    Michael :)x

  • 1 month ago

    by Dagmar Wilson

    I have them days and I can relate. You are beautiful never forget. Hugs to you

  • 1 month ago

    by Ren

    Aw, Sweet Em! This hurts my heart. I feel you, love. Some days are just so much worse than others. Take it one at a time, and remember, you are beautiful inside and out! Sending so much love your way! <3

  • 1 month ago

    by deeplydesturbed

    We all have Bad days Em. Chin up and if ya needa chat im here.
    lovely piece..t he layout and content are spot on.

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