Lesa MRK

Rookie - 0 Points (August 1969 / USA)

Nightmares Like Life - Poem by Lesa MRK

Sometimes I am lost in the horror movie of my life,
Wanting to wake up from the nightmare,
But I find it's impossible....
I have to let the terror play out
For what becomes another frightening flick.

Just like 'Donnie Darko' or maybe 'The Butterfly Effect'
Whatever it is....
Lord, let me out!
This isn't the dream I'd like to remember.

Nightmares like life can sometimes shake us.
Let me wake up from this!
Hold me in a dream that is safe-
No longer to be trapped
In the Hollywood horror which mirrors my life.

Comments about Nightmares Like Life by Lesa MRK

  • Grace Hays (7/27/2006 6:09:00 PM)

    know the feeling....a never ending story of pain...been there and at times still there....the trouble with these nitemares are the scars...that don't go away....got quite a few myself....thinking of you..... (Report) Reply

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  • (7/27/2006 2:04:00 PM)

    A troubled soul, portrayed well within your words. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 27, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 19, 2010

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