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Featherless
She’s perched atop the yellow plastic pyramid of a playground roof, knees pulled up against her chest.  Graffiti scrawls by various patients writhe about her toes; various obscenities and gang names worn by the passage of time. Loose wisps of her hair whip to and fro in the breeze.
To her left, the hospital walls loom in layers of white and multicolours. To her right: the car park building and beyond that, the city's buildings with their neon advertisements.  She feels akin to the birds about her; wishes she were light and able to just up and float away from this reality.  
Featherless bird; sitting atop the playground of a children's psychiatric unit, wishing to disappear.
The deep cuts on her thigh, hidden by her skirt and a makeshift tourniquet of toilet tissue and a hair tie, throb reassuringly. She feels a certain comfort in knowing that the nurses have no idea of their existence - she doesn’t want them dressed. Doesn’t want to be cared
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slow suicide :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0 birdcage-ribcage :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 5 1
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distorted perceptions :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0
Literature
imperfect punctuation
the words are etched into
thick purple bands - cuffs
coursing, caustic
open, wide-eyed stranger
i see a sentence in the mirror
staring, the punctuation
imperfect it accuses vehemently
it is, it is my mind speaking
in excess and
marking permanently
beneath the too-much, the waste
the alkaline verses pulse
pulling the fragments up
and down the path of my tongue
to nothing at all
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disappointment :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 2 3 waste :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0 carbon monoxide :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0 stalemate :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0 I love myself :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0 self worthless :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 2 9 anatomy :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 1 0 fading :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 2 4 refusal :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0 wings :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0 every GRAM :iconkaylaw:kaylaw 0 0

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kaylaw
Kayla W
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New Zealand
Current Residence: New Zealand
Personal Quote: "To lie with my hands turned up and be utterly empty." - Plath
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nutmeg169 Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
Fuck kayla I miss you so bad today, don't know why today maybe it's because I've been listening to the song on your memorial page over and over, in fact that's probably why, anyway I hope you're happier now. xoxoxoxoxox
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ink-explosions Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2009
I miss you, love. :(
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LoAlexi Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2009
I miss you.
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Chamosia Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
You probably don't remember who I am, but we were in a few classes together at TGC. I hope you're in a better place now, rest in peace.
xoxo
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nutmeg169 Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2008  Student Traditional Artist
R.I.P Kayla,
Missing you loads
xoxoxox
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constantron Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
:flowerpot: I wish I had had a chance to know you. :butterflytwo:

R.I.P
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VioletRaven Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2008
Hi, to say thank you adding favourites to my work I’ve left you a note in my journal. Thank you again!
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ObfuscatedParadox Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2008
hey, i found you through EDart on live journal. I love your charcoal sketches and was wondering if it was okay if I could add you?
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kaylaw Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2008
Wow thanks :thanks:
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