Deona Skidmore

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'Unrequited love feels like death. In fact, there are times when death would seem preferable to the unrelenting pain and frustration.'

I am a seventeen year old girl, I've got a bleeding heart, scuffed shoes, and enough emotional turmoil to make a thousand psychiatrists cry. I am more then TEEN ANGST, and heartbreak.

'What most people don't ...

Deona Skidmore Poems

1.
Bi-Racial

BI-RACIAL
A kiss of death to my relationships with men
With men whose families have to ask
'Why can't you just find a nice 'white' girl? .
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2.
Unrequited Love

(This is dedicated to my best friend, whom I love without reason or rhyme.)

For when you are scared, or don't know what to do,
Do not be afraid, I've coded my DNA right into you,
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3.
Down-The-Rabbit-Hole

paradoxical,
alice-down-the-rabbit-hole,
into a world of non-existence
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4.
Extraordinary Woman

she had two children before she was 19.
labled a loser before she had to show them a thing or two.
An extraoridinary person if there ever was one.
Mother and father both to spoiled hellions.
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5.
Touch

I can feel your body in my sleep,
tell me, is my heart this weak?
It's been too long since we have met,
tell me then, why my body can't forget.
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