Heart on my sleeves, my eyes to the sea.
kagubot sa utok
maypa ang tiyan
when I told you I was emotionally unavailable,
did you really understand the plethora of pain I went through or
did you see me as a challenge you wanted to overcome?
Feelings are healthy. Don’t suppress them. Feel them. Don’t fear them. Sadness, anger, fear, happiness, love. Remember what your mama taught you when you were a babe?
Close. Open. Close. Open.
Let them come but let them go too.