Treasure Island

Cassidy Fohs


Blind Emotions


I try to write but my hand shakes
I smile but it is fake
My tears they stream down
I now wear a frown
My teeth they chatter
My heart is shattered
I start to shiver
My heart is now only a sliver
If they saw me sad they'd be happy
Knowing I was feeling crappy
Instead I show no feeling
I kept them reeling
I passed my task
Of always wearing a mask
As a person I've grown
They wonder how cuz I've got a heart of stone
I now show the emotions I feel
I finally can be real

Submitted: Thursday, May 09, 2013
Edited: Friday, May 10, 2013

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This poem is about being bullied so much you become someone you hate and then you realize you don't care what people say about you as long as your happy being yourself.

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  • Lyn Paul (5/9/2013 10:46:00 PM)

    Lovely words Cassidy. Remember that The Bullies are the ones with the real insecurities. Keep up the great work. (Report) Reply

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