smile rejoice believe
deeply bury sorrow’s babe
float through imagined normal life
ignore the toxic warnings to be
honest with my pain and let it fly free
to kiss me
silent warm spirit
icy wet sweet poison pot
draw those thoughts from me
aging hand unfolds
soft palm up to the skyline
caressing her past
M. Brazfield is a Gen X’er born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She is an untrained writer and enjoys sharing her work on her blog WORDS LESS SPOKEN on Word Press. Her inspiration comes from life in Los Angeles, particularly Downtown.
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