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Catch Me … By Nai’ma B Roberts

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Burdened Soul

The heart: heavy, Eyes: overflowing, Everything broken, Laden with darkness, Streaked with grey, The passing of another day, A blur in time, The heart burdened, But Full of prayers, Prayers: the only way, To unburden the weight, Hoping; hope, I’ll … Continue reading

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Betrayed, by my very own …

They betrayed me, When I needed them to be loyal, They knew my secret, And that very secret they divulged. Ever so silently, Without any prior signs, They uncovered themselves, From where I’d hidden them. I had held myself composed, Faking … Continue reading

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Gazing from Afar

Sometimes, just sometimes, I feel like a star, The one which shines brightly in the sky, The one that everyone stops and stares at, Only for a brief moment, Admiring it’s glaring beauty, Admiring how high it is, But upon realizing … Continue reading

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Eclipsed

Insecurities, Embedded deep.   Words, Spoken ages ago, But their effects, Stinging still.   Contentment, Being sought, But ungratefulness, echoing within.   My heart, Held firm, Within Satan’s grip.   Dear Self, Stop this. Don’t do it.   Be grateful, … Continue reading

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Waiting …

A foretelling dream, Or a subconscious paradigm? A sign, Or a figment of her mind? Devine wisdom, Or just a fear towards which her heart is inclined? Anxiety, Or feeling of an intuitive kind? To follow heart, Or mind? To … Continue reading

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HeartSpoken

The last fall broke her. It broke her into minuscule pieces, humbled her, reminded her that her creator got this. She barely stood up from that fall, she had just gotten to her knees, when another test resurfaced. She felt mixed … Continue reading

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