Defeated Passions

this was sent to me a while ago by a friend. I’d love to tell the story behind this poem mostly because I think it is a beautiful but sad story. But it is not wholly my story to tell. Maybe someday I’ll have the words. But today it is his poem and his story.…

GUEST WRITER: PETER MOHAWKEY

I wrote this poem for a friend of mine, who’s a rape victim. She’s one of the strongest souls I know. Its weird. She rushes whenever there’s a guy, who shows any intention. She’s wondering why? In the pursuit of love, or a form of it? Cause she’s tired of looking in the mirror and…