Treasure Island

Sandra Kelley

(May 27,1999 / Waco, Texas)

Broken and Sad


The tear that slides down your face
slow and treacherous motion
the way it makes a path down your face


that dark beauty you see at school
is hard and strong
but at home
weeps in silence and cowers in fear


she puts on a fake mask
when she wakes up
smiles laughs fights
she seems so strong
but no one sees who she really is


Beautifully Broken

Submitted: Sunday, October 06, 2013
Edited: Monday, October 07, 2013

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