Collateral

It began as all wars begin: 
Conflicting ideologies, 
fuelled by conflicting beliefs 
and the flames fanned by fear. 
You took your place on one side 
and the voices on the other. 
The world was not for you. 
Their headquarters, your mind. 
Their soldiers, unseen demons 
that raid you every passing moment. 
Their bullets, never ending …

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Cries of the Restless

Oh how I want to sleep, An eternal kind of sleep, One from which I do not wake, One away from all this pain and suffering that follows me everywhere I go, One where I no longer disappoint anyone, not my parents, nor my friends, no one One away from the constant whispers of how …

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