The Junction
Published in

The Junction

Follow the Pain

A chronic pain poem

Source: Canva.com

Pain reminds me
what I‘m here for.
Says I’m here
on borrowed time.

Aches grab me
by the body
and squeeze
for dear life.

--

--

--

The Junction is a digital crossroads devoted to stories, culture, and ideas. Our interests are legion.

Recommended from Medium

A Battle Within

Simplicity isn’t simple

My introduction : )

Despair

Lost in translation

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Dr. Tiffany Jana

Dr. Tiffany Jana

Non-binary Top Writer in Diversity, Leadership, & Antiracism. Best-Selling Author, Pleasure Activist, B Corp Founder, TEDx, Inc.com Top 100 Speaker

More from Medium

Introducing John Cormier’s New Beautifully Gut-Punching Memoir and 4 Stellar Personal Essays

“I’m Not Ableist, But…” (dot-dot-dot)

Teachers, We Are This Close!