Marilyn Rose
Jun 2 · 1 min read

To the girl


with all her heart

and the depth of her eyes,

with all her strength

and the shear will of her mind

You are resilience

above all things

have Experience

if that means anything

If that’s what dark nights

are summed up as


when the World swallowed you up

when your shadow

no longer follows you

it becomes you,

engulfs you


is what it all boils down to

in your gut

bubbles and struggles

drink up

fall down

get up

fragmented pieces lay before you

a choice

because Experience

leads you


Marilyn Rose

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The hands are an extension of the heart. Expect poetry, musings and mistakes. Living in Bristol, UK.

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