Category: Emily Knight

Through It All

These wide open eyesThey take in everythingThe pain, the tears, and open woundsThey live in fear of seeing another day Through it all, I will be thereI will be your strengthI will wrap my loving arms around youAnd keep you perfectly safe These ears hear of evil thingsOf death, suicide, and endless searchingThey want to

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Slipping Away

Don’t tell me to liveCause I’m dying insideDon’t tell me to go onCause I’m quitting I’m falling into myselfForgetting to hold onto lifeMy soul is slowly slipping awayI’m giving in to the emptiness I used to liveEvery day with a smile, masking the depressionBut then one day I let goAnd let myself fall I’m falling

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Quiet Injustice

The suffering, the painIt all adds up to nothingToo much has been forgottenWill life continue to go on? This quiet injusticeNever given a moment’s thoughtThe silent screams of those who have fallenReaching out to the lost The blood shed, the bodies burnedThe innocent lives takenThe nightmare remains with the deadAnd for them vengeance will never

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Memories

Why did you wait until nowTo tell me the truthWhy did you give me false hopeFor the future The scars on my heartAre the tears that I’ve criedThe tears are the memories locked deep inside You tore my heart apartLeft me in piecesThen you walked awayAnd left my soul screaming These scars on my heartAre

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Hopless Searching

It’s the story of her lifeDays on top of days filled with painA continuous cycle of peace coming and goingAnd she sits here, clueless, nothing to say Dark blue eyes filled with tearsHopeless searching never endsHeart shatters under truth’s wakeUnder this weight she fallsCloses her eyes and slips away It’s like hitting her head against

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Heartless Words

My whole childhood was filled with hateParents yelling and no friends whatsoeverI hid most of the time and refused to come outBecause I didn’t want to face reality and know that you hated me Your heartless words pierce my soulLeaving me hating myself, and cursing my existenceAfter all that I’ve been through this should mean

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Catch My Soul

I am hereTrying to be strongFighting for my freedomBut you won’t let go My dreams flying awayThe heart-break is near, what will I sayI fall, I scream, but no one hearsSinking to this floor, can’t hold on anymorePraying that angels will catch my soul I am runningTrying to just stay aliveBut soon you catch upAnd

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Silence

God I begged you again and againTo hear my helpless criesI’ve fallen to my knees every nightBut you refused to answer My prayers drift back to EarthSeemingly unheard by the almightyI finally cease to try anymoreAnd silently drift off to sleep It’s another day and I again cry“God hear me, God please answer”I’m drowning in

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