Dmoral

United States


est. 2018
she/her | junior
semi active; chaotic life.
published writer + classics enthusiast.
obsessed with name titled poetry & songs.

Message to Readers

i went from angsty long titles to short pretentious one word titles and now idek anymore

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September 17, 2020

FREE WRITING

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sweet, harsh whispers, really; they tickle your skin
with lukewarm words that hurt you in the end. and
when you pick up mirror shards, all you see is the 
blinding dark; pretty ugly turns into an endless thought
consuming everything, it seems you've grown the
words in vines wrapped around your bone, the vines
digging in. and it's always when they don't mean it,
it's okay in the end; but when it's you behind the damage,
then darling, they try to rip your skin off your bone
melting body that's bleeding apologies in the form of
i'm truly sorrys. as for the few people good to you,
they're far and inbetween the tiny slits separating your
hurting; and when you call their names, there's only two
types of replies: shrugging and leave or holding you while
you're crying then leaving. so here you are, with everyone
trying to tell you what you should be, when all you
wanted was to be free; i could lie and say it gets better
if you keep trying, but i don't know more than they
tell me. so at least, keep being, please, for me.
inactivity comes with the school terriroty

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5 Comments
  • Wisp

    “it's okay in the end; but when it's you behind the damage,
    then darling, they try to rip your skin off your bone
    melting body that's bleeding apologies in the form of
    i'm truly sorrys.”
    One of these days I’m going to binge read all your writing and you’re going to come back to the site with like 100 notifications. Because honestly, I wouldn’t mind giving away hours of my time to just read your writing. It’s so beautiful and poignant and majestic in all the best ways.


    2 months ago
  • chrysanthemums&ink

    don't worry, my titles are far more pretentious than yours lol. see ya soon.


    2 months ago
  • EliathRose

    Replying: Haha, no problem. Thanks for checking in.


    2 months ago
  • acrosstheuniverse28

    This is so beautiful and powerful, especially that last line!


    2 months ago
  • Paisley Blue

    <3 wow I love your writing. This is so powerful and raw, and the emotion! It is so vivid <3 really amazing piece!


    2 months ago