February 15, 2015

Frozen

Photo by Richard Smith

Photo by Richard Smith

Sadness heaves
inside me,
waves of
rolling sickness

Weight has
found a home
in the midst
of my brow, and
in the corners of
my downturned mouth

Spaces flooded
with blackness
Concrete over
springing joy,
sucking away
momentum

And I am
frozen
in time.

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  1. “Weight has found a home in the midst of my brow” – powerful image, Nillu.

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  2. Splendid thoughts.Regards.

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About Nillu Nasser

Writer of literary fiction. Book hoarder, barefoot blogger, tea drinker.

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