The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

Missing the Point

A gentle poetic conversation

Photo by Mathilde Langevin from Pexels

Are you feeling your feelings?
Or are you just ignoring them again?

Psssh! I’m so much better now, love.
You know I don’t do that anymore.

I’ve progressed beyond the need
to suppress emotions like a scared child.



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Barry Dawson Jr. IV

Barry Dawson Jr. IV

Medium Top Procrastinator. Guilty of writing under the influence. No, I’m not upset. My face always looks this way. INTP