They were given a house, I was given a mobile home. They were given designer clothes, I was given second hand clothes. They were given three square meals, I was given two. They were given what they wanted, I was sometimes given nothing. They were fortunate, I was blessed. Featured Image.
Here I sit pondering your endless beauty. The sun rises and sets on the same horizon. You’re a vast ocean of which I can’t understand. You hold treasures new and old, while you support more life. Many cross your body to get from place to place. Here I sit above your crashing waves pondering your …
There we danced together like flower petals falling off their stem. Gracefully entangled, in each others arms. There we danced together beneath the moon light as stars fell from the night sky. Floating above the sea, twisting round n round. There we danced together lost in time.
There you adorn my skin ever since I was 10. I hated you. You were there on my side never fading away. I ignored you. As I grow older you still reside on my skin, letting me shame you. Now we are indifferent, I don’t mind sharing you to the world.
Children with imaginary skills feel that they are being followed by….What?
Ring, Ring, Ring for three hours that’s what I hear. Others murmur about their days, or gossip about one another while they wait for a ‘Hello.’ Time to time that stranger is invested in my voice, for the company. Rejection after rejection hollows me out. I leave the shift wearing my failure. Featured Image.
My focus is at the peak of a mountain, of which I cannot see I can only imagine what it’s like. As I climb upwards, I often can’t breathe, can’t see and I am pushed back down. I can stop here and I’ll be alright as I look up I want to see beyond that …