A.H. Faiz

A Poem

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Empty walls and empty hearts.
Empty memories and empty stories.

Picture frames with no pictures
in them, a book full of prayers I can’t remember,
Amen.

Old rocks picked up from some old beach,
nothing more, no memory within my reach,
everything is washed in bleach.

White canvas, empty canvas
white…

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A Poem About Pain

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Trigger warning: Suicide

The hurt doesn’t hurt anymore
the water isn’t cold anymore
nothing hurts like before.

Anxiety-ridden, that’s how I’ve been living
all the places I went, they've been unforgiving
My pain never stopped digging
Will I ever find something relieving?

Why is the world so bleak?
Why am I…

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A Sonnet

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The fault in our stars,
All I ever wanted was you, embraced in my arms
All I ever wanted was peace, to go to sleep at the sound of a thousand guitars
And what did I get? Scars, only scars.

That’s the fault in our stars,
That’s the pain in our…

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A Poem

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Tonight I’m catching a Dragon
By its tail, I’m pulling it back
without fear, I’m going to attack.

Tonight I’m conquering a mountain
Straight to the top, walking non-stop
until my vision becomes black
and the cold wind smacks
the air out of my lungs.

Tonight I’m fighting for my…

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A Poem About Love and Betrayal

Image by Olya Adamovich from Pixabay

Water running down
the river, a view that couldn’t be prettier
flowers flying up in the Summer sun
didn’t I tell you, my love, to run?

When Autumn first came
it slowly took away my flame
Even kids know that
when the leaves die
Love, in the blowing wind, screams its last cries…

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A.H. Faiz

A.H. Faiz

Med student by the day, writer by the night. Bookworm living in Italy. Twitter: https://twitter.com/AHFaiz3 CEO of https://www.torneoolympus.com/