Michael McParland

My Struggle

My struggle is life.
I've tried to keep it together and helpful,
show and give what love I have while struggling with deep madness.
My struggle has been to be understood even though I know it's hard.
My struggle is that I'm just so contemptible and fierce.
Too intense I've been told and often uncensored too.

My struggle was always to prove I cared for a special someone.
My struggle is I'm just a worthless pig that deserves to die.
My struggle now is to find the how.
My struggle is a worthless test, put to me by a heartless God.

My struggle?
Who cares anymore?
No one.

Submitted: Monday, July 21, 2014

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