System Scan, Poetry by R.H.M. Wilde

Genres: Disassociation, Personality, Pressure, Technology, Anxiety Disorder, Panic Attack, Mechanical vs Emotional, Gray Area.

System Scan
by R.H.M. Wilde

Data found.


Please Wait…




File Corrupt.

Searching for a solution.

Full System Defragmentation recommended. Create Restore Point?

Everything’s slowed down. I have to remind myself to breathe.

Please Wait…

My entire body feels so heavy. I can hardly lift my head.

Restore Point Successfully Created.

Behind my eyes my mind is whirling.

Continue with Full System Defragmentation?

Everything’s being studied all at once, everywhere.

Please Wait…

How can I think so clearly when there’s so much noise?

Do not turn off or unplug your system.

I can still hear you.

Please close all other programs to maximize efficiency.

I can still see you.

Memory files successfully stored in vault.

I just can’t seem to feel anything.

Request invalid. The server is busy.

My body is just going through the motions.

Estimated time remaining…


I’m alive, and I know it.


But it’s hard to keep moving.

Backlight will go out in five.

I’m just tired.

Entering Sleep Mode.

I’ll feel better when I wake up.

Defragmentation will not be interrupted.

Just give me two hours.



Would you like to restart now?

There, now. Things got clear again.

Verify Username and Password.

Nothing feels so unbearable anymore.

System Fully Restored.

I’m alright.


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