Nikki Lopez

Rookie (1979 / Albany, NY)

Fading - Poem by Nikki Lopez

Sometimes I feel
Like Im not even here
Sometimes I wish I wasnt
Life hurts, theres no way around it
Pain has been a constant
In my world
How many pills does it take
How deep do I have to cut
When can I be free
Take the knife
Out of my hand
Its too easy to use
Does anyone hear me
I feel like I cry
And everyone laughs
Itll be ok...thats what they tell me
How do you know
What is ok for me
You dont kknow how I feel
You are not me
Go back to your
Happy little life
And let me fade away

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  • (5/15/2011 7:35:00 AM)

    Heartfelt poem. I have had times in my life where I can relate to the desperation. GOOD STUFF! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, May 14, 2011

Poem Edited: Monday, May 16, 2011

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