an echo shifts

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    an echo shifts

    an echo shifts inside of me
    a quiet scream from some place deep
    a tiny voice only i can hear
    full of pain and drenched with fear


    a whisper starts to gain some strength
    to bounce around inside my brain
    a nagging voice that wont be denied
    an echo shifts from inside


    across my mind the echo spreads
    filling me with frightening dread
    deep inside the echo shifts
    into my ears the echo drifts


    i look around and what i see
    as the echo shifts inside of me
    only i can hear this sound
    that grows in me and moves around


    hard to think no one else can hear
    the voice i hear so loud and clear
    the echo that shifts around in me
    has turned into a deafening scream


    my efforts to destract myself
    from myself didnt help
    now im stuck with thoughts i think
    and a shifting echo inside of me

     

     

     

     

     

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    Maleficent commented on an echo shifts

    11-09-2009

    I love this one, D... the internal conflict comes thru screamin'... ~☯

    Poetry is what is lost in translation.

    Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

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