Of all the things I’ve tried. Of all the things I’ve attempted The effort expended in trying to love- In learning to love, Has been the most worthwhile.
Emotions welling up. Swelling thoughts, tides of confusion. Plug the hole. Drown the noise. Like a cork, Damming the escape route from a bottle. Trap it all inside. Controlled chaos.
Clasped cup in hand, I sit before the Bitter Tree. Chisel in hand, I chip away. Repetitive motions, absent of mind. My mother chipped, her mother, chipped. Now the relentless carving falls to me. Chipping away at an entrenched edifice... Continue Reading →
You feel like, Warm, buttery, syrup, Atop of golden pancakes fresh out the pan.
In the midst of it all, Steal a moment of sanity. A moment of calm, Trapped between us.