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“Secrets” by Redzin For me, it's what others try to hide that reveal the most. [240 words]
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With Those Eyes by Jina Kaye I hate being followed and watched by people who judge me solely based on the color of my skin..... [91 words]
Wild Horses by Chloe L Batey A really old one, written about four years ago. really short. opinions welcome. [10 words]
Watch Ur Back by Jina Kaye A little something I made up on the quick... [45 words]
Walking Across The Triborough Bridge by Jina Kaye I do this sometimes when I need to think, or when I need peace of mind... [232 words]
Voices & Vices by Colleen Barnes- Jones Watching my son talk down heating vents in the floor to people who are not really there. The beg... [79 words]
Turning Off The Lights by Jahri Ann What happens when you turn off the lights? [123 words]
Truth? Lies? by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [10 words]
The War by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [18 words]
The Voices You Hear by Colleen Barnes- Jones dealing with mental illness of son / daughter [67 words]
The Truth- By Clb by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [29 words]
The Reaches Of Time by Mike Piotrowski I hope all will enjoy! [318 words]
The Other Day by Jina Kaye Well, I was taking a stroll the other day... [169 words]
The Lie Called Reality
The Game- By Clb by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [17 words]
The Answer To All Prayers by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [33 words]
That Word (Uncut) by Jina Kaye This is why you should never meet an Angry Black Woman...please, do not get offended. This i... [464 words]
Soul Mate...Let Me Be Your Man by Jina Kaye Response to Chocolate Fantasy... (must read Midnight Satin and Chocolate Fantasy... [528 words]
Something's Out There by Chloe L Batey A bit dark and depressing, worth a read in my opinion. [73 words]
Smack-U 4 by Jina Kaye Last one...I think! [24 words]
Smack-U 3 by Jina Kaye Well, one more [24 words]
Smack-U 2 by Jina Kaye Another one... [20 words]
Smack-U 1 by Jina Kaye Haiku...but, with flava... [19 words]
Screaming Window by Spark This poem is about nature and how we take it for granted [91 words]
Russle by Jahri Ann About an innocent man that got gunned down during an attempted armed robbery. [225 words]
Rant 1 by Jina Kaye Just some poetic ranting... [427 words]
Planned Lifehood by Jina Kaye Oh, if we could only choose the life we want to lead... [231 words]
Piece Of Me by Ashley M Smith About a girl who feels strong feelings for a guy [88 words]
Passing Life by Jina Kaye Just a little something I wrote last year when I was feeling a bit sad... [164 words]
Pain. Betrayal. Hurt. Anger.... by Jasmine P Batey just a poem about how i feel sometimes... [29 words]
Page Of My Soul by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [21 words]
Observations by Jina Kaye - [273 words]
No She Didn't by Jina Kaye Well, the piece speaks for itself... [180 words]
Missing You...To Chris by Jina Kaye A poem about my first love and how I lost him...had to rewrite this one several times. [299 words]
Midnight Satin by Jina Kaye I wrote this poem from a man's point of view. I was daydreaming about a story idea and this pop... [372 words]
Love, Lola by Chloe L Batey Dedicated to my cousin KMB, you're little girl is watching over you. To all those in need of reass... [131 words]
In Death's Slumber by Kira Carlee the classic questions... [121 words]
Imani by Jina Kaye Just a quick little poem about faith. [68 words]
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Help--Emergency by Jina Kaye A mix of The Beatles & A Different World, but still unique... [234 words]
Happy Holidays by Jina Kaye I was feeling a bit sad over the holidays last year, then I saw the news...made me feel worse. [95 words]
Good & Bad by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [13 words]
God & The Devil by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [12 words]
Games 3 by Jina Kaye A bit more dialogue between "He" and "She." It's quite telling... [62 words]
Games 2 by Jina Kaye Dialogue between another He & She! [66 words]
Games 1 by Jina Kaye Back & Forth Dialogue between He and She [78 words]
Freedom Song By Bridgett Nesbit by Bridgett Nesbit Even behind bars some still have a song in thier hearts. This poet depicts that... [77 words]
Fantasy Lovers by Colleen Barnes- Jones What a lonely woman may conjure up in wee hours of the morning. too bad my dog would rip him apa... [86 words]
Every One Leaves by Jasmine P Batey just a poem about how i feel sometimes. [32 words]
Dwellings On The Hills by Jahri Ann - [129 words]
Congratulation Night by Jina Kaye My feelings on the day after President Obama's historical election... [111 words]
Chocolate Fantasy by Jina Kaye Female response to Midnight Satin... [173 words]
Child's Love by Misganaw Chekole - [174 words]
Caged Fences by Jina Kaye How I feel sometimes... [161 words]
Black Stallion by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [19 words]
Beauty Of Death by Chloe L Batey Really old. written four years ago. Really short. Opinions welcome. [12 words]
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Violated by Jina Kaye - [217 words]
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“Love & Fairytales” by Redzin Her Beauty Through & Through [197 words]
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You Feelin' Me by Jina Kaye - [170 words]
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To Watch You Leaving by Random Dreamer The sadness at the end of a relationship :( [198 words]
The House by Blue Wolf llulaby [9 words]
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Secret Treasure by Random Dreamer My first poem on here, it would be great if i got a rev :) no pressure though lol [74 words]
S I N by Katherine Smith i double posted due to messing up on the title lmao ( i do believe) [55 words]
Rain On Me by Jina Kaye - [150 words]
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Philomena D. Gavod - Shattered by Philomena D Gavod This was another poem i wrote a while back, but i found this one tucked, hidden ... [118 words]
Past Tense by Justine Bishop Flippantkzn We have all had our hearts broken... We just deal with it differently [129 words]
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Name (Cutting) by Random Dreamer - [180 words]
Mujhay Ishq Apnay Watan Sa Hay by Sadaf Shahab Mujhay ishq sar-o-saman sa hay Mujhay ishq koho daman sa hay Mujhay ishq sawat -... [185 words]
Mood Swings by Jina Kaye - [77 words]
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Life Is... by Raine Lariza A poem about life [138 words]
Last Breath by Justine Bishop Flippantkzn Ever wondered who be come to your funeral??? [96 words]
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I Am Water by Stephen Hansen a brief comparison of water to myself [81 words]
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Dont' Want To Play This Game by Random Dreamer Child abuse poem. I wrote it for my big brother scotty, although i haven't seen hi... [310 words]
Creating Love To Make Love by Jina Kaye - [276 words]
Aay Aroz-E- Watan Hosekay To Hameen Maaf Kerna Kabhee… by Sadaf Shahab Aay Aroz-e- watan mang tere sitaroun sa bher na sakay Aa... [186 words]
A Wave Of Manipulation by Random Dreamer This is so sad, i just had to post :( [90 words]
A Villanelle Is A Work Of Art by Nick Ellman - [134 words]
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TITLE (EDIT)
The Lie Called Reality
DESCRIPTION
This poem is about my son. Everyday with james is a trial and a journey.
He suffered a traumatic brain injury at 12 and 5 years later he developed mental illness.I like to write about him because it helps me release my frustrations and because he is the most interesting person I know.
[141 words]
TITLE KEYWORD
Psychology
AUTHOR
Colleen Barnes- Jones
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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[April 2009]
AUTHOR'S OTHER TITLES (5)
Don't Give Up James (Poetry) A poem about my son battleing with mental illness and lonliness. [51 words] [Relationships]
Fantasy Lovers (Poetry) What a lonely woman may conjure up in wee hours of the morning. too bad my dog would rip him apart before he got to my room. [86 words] [Romance]
Near Death Experience Opens Doorway (Non-Fiction) A doorway to the spiritual realm was opened somehow following a near death experience in 2000. I explain the things I saw. [809 words]
The Voices You Hear (Poetry) dealing with mental illness of son / daughter [67 words] [Psychology]
Voices & Vices (Poetry) Watching my son talk down heating vents in the floor to people who are not really there. The beginning of his struggle with mental illness. [79 words] [Psychology]
The Lie Called Reality
Colleen Barnes- Jones

I woke up from a coma
my brain stained and broken
what anyone said 5 minutes ago,
I forget like they had never spoken.

i know you think while I lay there for weeks
unconcious and open to all entities unseen
that I left or someone else came in
where the former ME had been.

i live in a world of liars and voices
of images of people not really there
mixed with reality and my own thoughts
and its hard to tell who really cares.

The voices, they are real, even though the doctors tell
me they are only in my mind
why would i conjure up such malicious liars?
i thought imaginary friends were kind.

You say the girl beside me isn't real
but I tell you, in every sense I feel
her leg brush up against mine, her lips against my cheeks
her giggle in my ear
Maybe she doesn't exist in your reality
but in mine......she's really here.

 

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© 2009 Colleen Barnes- Jones
STORYMANIA PUBLICATION DATE
April 2009
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