Escaping A Pyre








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I... don't know what this is. Probably the drivel of an insomniac. I guess crappy mood= crappy poem? :P Thank you for reading. <3
(The art is so beautiful, all of it is by Xaviera López.)

Escaping A Pyre

It's like someone's

It's like someone's pulled a pin from

It's like someone's pulled a pin from a g r e n a d e.

It's like someone's pulled a pin from a g r e n a d e. Or torn apart

It's like someone's pulled a pin from a g r e n a d e. Or torn apart a silver l i n i n g;

It's like someone's pulled a pin from a g r e n a d e. Or torn apart a silver l i n i n g; my reality is no more

It's like someone's pulled a pin from a g r e n a d e. Or torn apart a silver l i n i n g; my reality is no more than a weakly constructed

It's like someone's pulled a pin from a g r e n a d e. Or torn apart a silver l i n i n g; my reality is no more than a weakly constructed d r e a m

It's like someone's pulled a pin from a g r e n a d e. Or torn apart a silver l i n i n g; my reality is no more than a weakly constructed d r e a m of normalcy.

In my mind, my thoughts

In my mind, my thoughts are c r a w l i n g

In my mind, my thoughts are c r a w l i n g and

In my mind, my thoughts are c r a w l i n g and p a i n t i n g

In my mind, my thoughts are c r a w l i n g and p a i n t i n g in blood they draw

In my mind, my thoughts are c r a w l i n g and p a i n t i n g in blood they draw from wrangling a

In my mind, my thoughts are c r a w l i n g and p a i n t i n g in blood they draw from wrangling a dashed r e b e l l i o n.

*Escape is impossible,

*Escape is impossible, when your worst enemy's internal.*

Instead,

Instead, to fuel my desire to

Instead, to fuel my desire to e s c a p e,

Instead, to fuel my desire to e s c a p e, I craft worlds unexplored

Instead, to fuel my desire to e s c a p e, I craft worlds unexplored through ink,

Instead, to fuel my desire to e s c a p e, I craft worlds unexplored through ink, i l l u m i n a t i n g

Instead, to fuel my desire to e s c a p e, I craft worlds unexplored through ink, i l l u m i n a t i n g phrases and

Instead, to fuel my desire to e s c a p e, I craft worlds unexplored through ink, i l l u m i n a t i n g phrases and e x p o s i n g

Instead, to fuel my desire to e s c a p e, I craft worlds unexplored through ink, i l l u m i n a t i n g phrases and e x p o s i n g wounds.

*I wish they could catapult me

*I wish they could catapult me to a life with constellations

*I wish they could catapult me to a life with constellations of comrades.*

*Shadows don't make

*Shadows don't make for the best company.*

lf a will to escape is

lf a will to escape is s e l f i s h,

lf a will to escape is s e l f i s h, then I am the

lf a will to escape is s e l f i s h, then I am the a.n.t.i.t.h.e.s.i.s.

lf a will to escape is s e l f i s h, then I am the a n t i t h e s i s of compassion.

I weep from blame

I weep from blame and light my own p y r e;

I weep from blame and light my own p y r e; tear page after page

I weep from blame and light my own p y r e; tear page after page of my e x i s t e n c e.

Only to intertwine

Only to intertwine my hysteria

Only to intertwine my hysteria and r a t i o n a l e.

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