About Lashaun Ominde

Poetry speaks what Lashaun's mind can't articulate. Literature is her soul-mate and life is just the past realized.

Wonder aches through
Pushing past all sense
Into uncharted waters
To a place few explore

Hushed into silence
Bound to submission
She is but a fragment of herself
She is no longer the voice she thought she was

Smoke resonates around the room
All is dark
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Darkness
Envelopes his brooding
Tortured demeanor
Dreams that haunted him
Leave him lost

He braces himself
Sweet pain courses
He is lost from the world
Searching through the records
That spill over his fingers
Into the plastic
Through the strings
Outwards to the earth

His eyes reveal nothing
Shielded for far too long for him to remember
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