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Shame

The Poem Shame, defeat, hopelessness… +++the shrouds of death upon my soul, +++the bars of my prisoned life. There’s no escape and no way out. Life slowly drains from out my heart. They whisper terrifying messages +++on the breeze. “You’re hopeless!  You’re caught forever!” “There’s no use to try or even to live.” “You failed […]

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The Lies of Self-Contempt

Who Am I? Part 2 I lived always with that voice in my head, always virulent in its contempt. “You are a failure.” “You are no good.” “You should have done that better.” “You should always be on time.” “You certainly shouldn’t stutter.” “Everyone secretly thinks you are no good.” “You are weak!” “You are […]

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