Maddie 'Rae' Berry
Maddie 'Rae' Berry Poems
Masks I'Ve Hidden Behind
Don't be fooled by how I act,
don't be fooled by the posterior I show.
For I have thousands of masks
though none of them are me.
I give the impression that I’m secure, upbeat
But inside I am really insecure.
Confidence is my name and coolness is my claim
I’m the one that’s in command but don't believe my lies
Beneath me dwells who I really am,
alone in darkness and fear.
I hide this from everybody because I don't want them to know
That I instantly freeze at the thought of my weakness being exposed.
So this is why I ...
Loving From Afar
Loving from afar,
knowing exactly who you are.
But you won't know me and you never will.
For i will hold this secret until
my dying day or if I ever go away.
These feelings are here to stay but once again,
another girl comes your way
she smiles and giggles and pulls you away.
I clench my jaw and look away,