Treasure Island

Devon McElveen

(April 3,1993 / Norwalk, CT)

Inner Demons


Our lives seem meaningless,
Insignificant even.
What are these demons
with which we must reason?
Is it in ourselves
That we kill all joy?
Why is reformation
Something we avoid?
It is within us that we must find peace,
It is then our inner struggle may cease.

Submitted: Monday, September 30, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 01, 2013

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