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Who I Was

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Seems like an eternity since I felt alive

Wear and tear on my body has left a toll

Not knowing how to step back into the world

Memory holds glances of the flying butterfly

I once was before death, addictions, and sadness

Reshaped me into someone I don’t know


@ donetta sifford 3-10-2013


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Donetta is a Freelance Writer residing in VA. Her poems have appeared in The Mystic Blue Review, Spillwords and Ink & Voices. She writes articles on Medium and HubPages.

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