Untitled #51

I wonder

Is this how it’s always going to be?

An unintentional reminder here

A random word there

And I’m triggered – it all comes flooding back

My blood pump beating faster than it normally would

And sometimes, I have to fight back the sudden flood that threaten to break the dams

The box of broken dreams and memories that would never be made still sits there – literally – still unopened

I miss you.

“Some loves lodge themselves in the tissue of being like mercury, pervading every synapse and sinew to remain there, sometimes dormant, sometimes tortuously restive, with a half-life that exceeds a lifetime.”

2 comments

  1. Dainty M · June 13

    That last quote is so profound! What a beautiful piece this is!

  2. Tony Michele · June 13

    Yes, indeed! Once I read it, I knew I had to use it. Thank you M for reading and commenting. 😊🙏🏾

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