The Invisible Me

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Do they even see me?

Would they miss me when I’m gone?

They pass by me everyday

They speak words;

But not to me

I speak; but they don’t hear

It’s just the invisible me

I’ve walked on these streets

Lived in these four walls

But they don’t know me

I want them to-

Tears sting, blood spill

Holes dug deep in skin

Been knocking;

Even used the doorbell

But no one answered-

Not even the answering machine

The rain poured

The sun scotched

My still voice, they couldn’t hear

It hurts me when they run away from me

Like some blood thirsty monster

When I’m the friend who really cares

I don’t want to hurt you

I want to help you

But yet you see me as the enemy

One thing remains

It’s just the invisible me

©Mfon Etuk, 2017

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17 thoughts on “The Invisible Me

    Ama Serwaa Nhyira said:
    March 5, 2017 at 3:08 PM

    One thing remains….It’s just the invisible me
    I love this, very nice.

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    Beaton said:
    March 5, 2017 at 10:10 PM

    I am invisible too,
    They stare past me,
    Through me,
    Through my mask
    As if I am not here…..
    ~B

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    Chanel Bailey said:
    March 6, 2017 at 12:30 AM

    Wow, powerful Dainty!

    Liked by 1 person

    Emily Susanne said:
    March 6, 2017 at 9:02 AM

    So honest and beautiful M! I think all of us have felt invisible at some point, and so many people always feel that way. I’m amazed at how Jesus always notices us and loves us!

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      Dainty M responded:
      March 6, 2017 at 2:56 PM

      Very true! Thank God for His love! ❤ Thanks Emily 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

    D'Dream said:
    March 6, 2017 at 12:28 PM

    Hmmmmmm……….#deep! 👏👏

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    delrowbeatrice said:
    March 6, 2017 at 6:36 PM

    Great writing! Hey, just nominated you for the One Lovely Blog Award 🙂

    https://beatricedelrowblog.wordpress.com/2017/03/06/my-very-first-oscar-sorry-la-la-land-love-you/

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      Dainty M responded:
      March 7, 2017 at 1:59 PM

      woo-hoo! Thanks Beatrice! I do have a backlog to tend to, but I’ll get to it soon enough. Much appreciated! 😀

      Liked by 1 person

        delrowbeatrice said:
        March 8, 2017 at 6:02 AM

        My pleasure, my friend! 🙂 Great, I look forward to reading them! Have a great day ❤

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    Light Ministry Blog said:
    March 7, 2017 at 12:32 AM

    Well written, M! I’m sure many people can relate to this one…

    Liked by 1 person

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