Behind My Eyes

My eyes tell a story of pain and sadness

of a childhood too quickly passed through.

They tell a story of self torture and doubt

of wild curiosity

and a passion left behind because reality set in.




Jumping between reality and my imagination

the memories burned into my mind.

I remember a lot.

The tiniest details.

Felling chills up my spine.

What I wore and how I felt,

but it’s not all the time.

Chunks of time I don’t remember

Chunks of time I’d rather forget.

oh look!

Quietly lurking in the corner

is the glitter and sparkle that make me smile.

The warm embraces,

a sense of safety in my own skin.

Cherished moments in my heart.

My eyes tell a story that lead into my soul

but most of the time you don’t see it

because I’m hiding behind my wall.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s