Leave me in thought…

A letter to my mental health and lover.

A.ELIZABETHMIND
Promptly Written

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A Poem | Epic/Lyric | Winter Blues

Photo by Greg Rakozy on Unsplash

Winter solstice distraught.

Lousy focus—
Leaving me in dark. Lost in fraught.

Whilst,
Intentions decent!

I go through the motions as I…

Try.

Watch me, and my humility descend as tears fall from my bloodshot, yet gleaming, and hazy, grey eyes.

Slippery slope —
my tears fall with hope.

Translucent in decline.
Sliding down my frosting, rose bitten cheeks. I must be careful not to weep.

Dodging, fleeing; going to extremes!

My tears may freeze — everyone will see!

I’ll have no words left to speak.

For only Gods know why, I’m expected not to cry after all this time.

Yes, I hibernate, frequently.

Tip toeing around being lazy, and incomplete.

Trying

To sort out my mess of depression, repression — all residual bits of a past vs. present, like all those shards of glass broken on our floor were representative to…

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A.ELIZABETHMIND
Promptly Written

My ideas on the complexities of our mind’s with an appreciation for the “darker” realities— Whilst insisting Hope remains, unwavering, in all of us!.