vernacular over emotion

they judge
honest reactions
because they
don’t feel anything
but a need
to be praised
for their own
at the expense
of saying anything
at all

i feel the urge to speak
torn away
screaming to nothing
while they blather
felating themselves
for lack of
so desperate
to be seen
little more than a mirage
at the edge
of art

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