Poetry: Undoing Me

By Monica C. Voskamp   Why did I believe your lies? Why was I tempted by your charm? Why was I misguided by What I thought was my lifeline?   I don't know. Or maybe I do. I don't see the worth of me So I chose to see The vision in your eyes The [...]

Poetry: Lies Exposed

By Monica C. Voskamp   You promised me good You promised me amazing things If I would obey If I would stay in the lines. But all the meanwhile, You were telling me White lies.   I was told this is truth, Follow it with your whole heart. Never abandon it, You'll be dammed to [...]

The Void, the Voice.

By Monica C. Voskamp   the Void inside. such a deep dark hole. a bottomless pit. who could, who has escaped it?   the Voice inside. such a persistent thing. it calls me names. it tells me lies. it keeps on, keeps on echoing.   the Void. the Voice. my soul begs to be released. [...]