Take the Pain

Reece Beckett
Sep 29 · 2 min read

Inspired by Kae Tempest’s ‘Pictures on a Screen’, from their poem-turned-album Let Them Eat Chaos.

Photo taken by the author.

Close to passing out on the pathways

These dark days don’t seem to end.

Be sure to spread my ashes beneath the same burning sun

That tore my pores open and spread the sweat far.