Sound, Strength and
To all the screams I left in
To the bright thoughts I left behind in darkness.
To all the people who trust me,
listen to these lies;
I am having fun, I'm also feeling fine.
I'll count to thirty, while you
go run and hide.
While I go searching, a "real" smile you will find.
To the very few I trust, listen to
I need something more than ever,
and that something is
You lean on me and I lean on you.
This is the best of all, when we are
So the quiet in my words outloud shall never be so true.
But the yelling in my written
letters will always be nonfiction.
To all the ones whose pain I bathe in.
You should know the poison
I may be your burden. I may be your gentle star.
But no matter where in this world
you'll always make an impact.
Whether that's good or bad, we
cannot control that.
Whether we are happy or sad, can we control that?
Whether they feel angry or scared,
we cannot that.
In this world we may feel powerless.
But when you're in the
with those you don't trust,
and you're not feeling safe
but have the strength to stand with honesty and courage;
That's when we are all truly