Learning to Love Myself Again

Sipping on this new attitude

I can’t help this feeling

that slowly moves through

the thin walls of my blood vessels

my body feels like its on fire.

I jerk from sensation that builds

under my left breast

gripping it so tightly

you’d think I’d hurt myself

But it’s the only thing I can do to ease the pain

Breathing causes muscles to contract

and pain reminds me of an old friend

before it sucks me into its good night.

  • When Pain Hasn’t Healed Yet

 

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s