Ricky Baker

Rookie (01-24-1990 / San Antonio, Texas)

broken hearted


Pain... Tension... Fatigue...
Depression...
Anger, Aggression, Frustration.
All these unwanted sensations -
Burning, hurting, tearing.
My heart alone, cold and fearing.
Why won't you let me sleep, let me rest,
Let me forget
To eradicate, eliminate, destroy all my regrets?
These memories inside, swirling, twirling,
unwilling to reside in the corner of my mind.
Repeating, resisting, insisting -
Refusing to be denied its recognition
Of its position in my
Frustration, Confusion, Delusion.
Ah, to close my eyes and let time fly by,
Because there's so much to gain
By forgetting these dreams driving me insane.
Unfocused, unclear, out of control,
My world spinning, spinning, spinning,
My sanity flying through the door.
My reason, my logic, oh, it's tragic,
Like fine sands running through my hands,
I'm losing my mind.

Submitted: Monday, March 08, 2010

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  • Rookie *_sakura ~daisy_* (3/10/2010 8:08:00 PM)

    This is truly what I'm feeling....your heart is unrest...insanity breaking limb by limb. It suddeanly makes you think when will you reach your limit..how much more can you take these days...times keep ticking even when closing your eyes...its devastating..miserable...wonderful write it speaks to me.. (Report) Reply

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