We Wear the Masks

In the silence There is a voice to be heard Can you hear it? Calling out? It is your own It is mine We are the voices in the distant Searching for a home A place to belong Yet we hold our voices in As if it were a sin To ask for help We…

” Pretend “

In the back of my mind I can hear the words forming “I am fine” A smile appears on my face Then a wince And yet I still pretend I am not in pain There is no wrong here “I am fine” “I am fine” But I’m not My nerves are on fire And I…

The game of play pretend

Close your eyes And count to ten Now it’s time to pay the game of play pretend Believe the impossible and it shall be yours Pretend you are great No one else can claim the words Affirm yourself Look for your ideals You moral code needs adjusting Where is your suit? The adult world is…