I am

I am a small girl living in a big town I speak softly yet my words are echoed loudly I am a short girl in a tall suit I am a happy girl who wears a big frown I am hidden behind everything you seek I am so tired but …

Sinking

    I say, “I’m drowning”, you throw me a lifebuoy…but not close enough to save me. If I am meant to live, then I need to swim. There falling,           S                         I                         N                         K                         I                         N                         G … Those troubled waters capsizing. Anxiety …

She

Defeated to the point that she is Incapable of motion, her body has been Taken from her, she feels Obsolete. Absent is the notion of herself Adrift in a daze Hidden from the world she is Invisible. Misplaced, with all hope Vanished her compass, broken she is Off-Track, dial spinning …

Synesthesia

Propinquity sparks inertia You are gravity to me An essential force of nature Orange colored rays erect at the sound of your voice An aromatic rain occupies my cerebellum The biology of the brain connected to the heat of your heart Stimuli connecting with a spark 30/30 Challenge

Passively

the unwavering unevenness of the atmosphere the wind acquiesced succumbing to the trees whistling submissively each blow shivering wanting too but unwilling to cease an assaulted cyclone apathetically directionally indifferent nonviolent a breeze static as a rosebush floating in a river yielding to the uninvolved sun unflappable the wind gently …