Christopher Jackson

Today…

Today I hurt myself,
Just to see if I could still feel.

Today I hurt myself,
Just to see if I am real.

Today I hurt myself,
Just to feel the blood dribble.

Today I hurt myself,
Just to feel the tears trickle.

Today I hurt myself,
So that the wounds would heal.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 25, 2006

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  • Duncan Wyllie (6/21/2006 4:37:00 PM)

    This is so sad yet so profound, I hope that you find much healing from now on
    Love Duncan X

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