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The Sink (*Strong* self-harm warning) - October 16th 2020, 10:34 PM

Drip, drop
Drip, drop

Softly it falls,
The quiet sound.
But there it is:
Proof of my suffering.
The sink, once white,
Is spattered with red.
The water turns it
A weak brown,
And the drain
Swallows my sin.
It looks as if
I killed someone.
In a way, I did.
I kill a piece of myself
Every time I do this.
I weep crimson tears
As I destroy my own body.
Please,
Tell me when my debt
Will be paid.
Tell me why,
After so many years,
I still must atone
In deep scarlet.



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Re: The Sink (*Strong* self-harm warning) - October 18th 2020, 06:52 AM

This piece is very well written!


   
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Re: The Sink (*Strong* self-harm warning) - October 18th 2020, 04:49 PM

This was lovely I enjoyed reading this, I liked how you have the middle I hope you are doing okay. Sending you hugs.


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Re: The Sink (*Strong* self-harm warning) - October 18th 2020, 08:31 PM

Thank y'all! It was the first thing I wrote in a while and I don't think it's half bad. I'm glad y'all like it!



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Re: The Sink (*Strong* self-harm warning) - October 19th 2020, 02:00 AM

Quote:
t looks as if
I killed someone.
In a way, I did.
I kill a piece of myself
This is my favorite part.

You can do this. <3


   
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Re: The Sink (*Strong* self-harm warning) - October 20th 2020, 06:49 PM

This was well written! You're quite good at writing and you should definitely continue


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