Rene' Bennett

Rookie - 10 Points (Los Angelos, California)

Voices - Poem by Rene' Bennett

What was that
What is it you said
Who are these voices
I hear in my head?

They tell me to run
They tell me to hide
They say they're my demons
Living inside

Feeling anxious
By the door I stand
It seems that no one
Understands

Sometimes I need
To be alone
Can't even talk
On the telephone

Panic, fear
Paranoid
Conversations
I can't avoid

I've been down
For so long
I can't get back
To where I belong

I walk, I talk
And I breathe
Cut me deep
And I will bleed

Yet, these voices
In my head
They tell me
I am dead.


Comments about Voices by Rene' Bennett

  • (2/24/2007 8:56:00 AM)

    Really thought provoking (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, February 24, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, January 22, 2011


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