Category Archives: Bullying

Grey Rainbow

He felt the eyes of others settle on his cheeks, Red. Tears filled and threatened to escape his eyes, Blue. He felt guilty, he felt sick, ashamed, Green, Because of things he’d said, because of things he’d seen, Black. He … Continue reading

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The Chase

The faster you run The faster I hide From the demon You you give rise to Clawing inside Of my guts Of my belly My mind And my head It’s monstrous Preposterous Why can’t you instead Just run slowly Less … Continue reading

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Double Meaning

He wore away at her With twisted words, The words he said Were not the words she heard. The words he said Concealed a heavy blow That left her broken, Nowhere left to go. The words she heard Were vengeful, … Continue reading

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Look Away

You catch my eye And look away, I think you’ve had a tortured day. A day of bullies, beating down, Crumpling smiles Instilling frowns. You fear them Yet revere them; On that your bones depend, Your fear for self, Warps … Continue reading

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Theft

Those words You didn’t say? I hope you meant them. The games You didn’t play? Did you have fun? The path You didn’t take, You found it winding? The life That wasn’t yours to wreck It’s gone.

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Misfit

He was a jigsaw piece, But one that didn’t fit. His colours muted In a world too bright; His edges rough and ragged, Whilst others’ were polished smooth. He did not fit. No matter how hard he tried. Sometimes, He … Continue reading

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Poisoned Tongue

You don’t really care For feelings do you? Looking down Your ill words spake, The feelings of others Tatters in your wake. You speak with disregard Of the pain Your poisoned tongue Delivers Each word A rusty knife Driven into … Continue reading

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