Change?Fire burns in my blood
a headache shifts
teeth ache from clenching
The mind turns and twists
over and under
thinking and thinking
"Haha, you're funny."
"Man you have such a wonderful dirty mind."
"Why are you so optimistic?"
Funny? When did this happen?
When did I lose my serious shell?
Words lose some bite?
I never thought it dirty until I met you
of course you may say the same
Now what? Optimistic?
Sorry but the cup is half full
my orangeness has forever affected you
"So what if they think that? They don't know you."
When did this change happen
when did my view twist?
Fire burns a fever
a headache beats upon a skull
teeth ache dully
Humanity starts with us When did we ever think that this was normal? To have kids be broken and defeated? When did we stop looking out for each other, when did humanity decide that it was better to stay silent? To look the other way as people cry, shake and wish for death?
When did we decide that it was okay for people to be on the street begging for money, doing everything to feed it be a family or addiction by selling their bodies or drugs? When did we decide to stop caring?
When did humanity decided to flee our out reaching hands? Have you ever thought that maybe there is a way to stop this? The adults won't-- they cannot. They watch from the side lines with their own sorrow, their own hearts broken and weeping in their hands, gazing upon the next broken generations for they could not stop their own corruption. How can someone stop someone else when they cannot stop themselves?
This is for all the boys and girls beaten, broken with no light. We as humans cannot stop the pain for so