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Title: "IT vs. MIND", by Melissa Pipersburg, who retains all rights.... Melissa can be reached at


Title: "IT vs. MIND"

I can't put my finger on what it truly is.

It's what makes me run from the night.

It's what makes me hide.

It's what makes me suffer

always from the inside.


It's what my nightmares


And why I forget my


It sometimes overwhelms you

or maybe



It is not seen

But is always there.

It doesn't care about


or a stylish flair.

It only wants your mind.


For if our minds do

Not see


then it cannot see us.