Under Construction

 

I built them myself

these walls

that circumscribe me

\hem my hagridden heart\

‘round me

safe and alone

bricked with mortal mortar

\angst echo chamber\

impervious to pounding pestle.

fingertips mangle

in the raucous

clawing

to breach

a bloody gap.

 

I just wish I hadn’t

scrawled such grotesque

graffiti

7 thoughts on “Under Construction

  1. Sometimes, we feel the need, to built the walls very tall, so everything that can hurt us from the outside can’t get in, but we often fail to realize, that by building up the walls so high, we’d, prevented ourselves from being free too…

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