masked names

masked names

A Poem by ace

what mask should i wear today
when i go online to play
will i be the kidder the fool
or the whipped tool
will i be the closet writer
or will i be the drunken fighter
will i be the collected charmer
or the simple evony farmer
i often wonder if ive lost who i am
and if that was always the plan
did i ever like what i was
or was i faking like everyone does
is that why im so scared
to show the world my soul unbarred
what am i so afraid they will see
what do i think is so wrong with me
why cant i ever see the man ive become
instead of the boy so young and dumb
i think i grew up right
least thats how i sleep at night
am i hiding with my masks
or is it instead their task
to hide the man who cant stay the same
the man who forgets his own name

© 2011 ace


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Added on February 23, 2011
Last Updated on February 23, 2011

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ace
ace

statesboro, GA



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i have always believed everyone has a story to tell and i want to hear every single one of them more..

Writing
been awhile been awhile

A Poem by ace