Starting today, I am going to live like my heart has never been held by the hands who didn’t deserve her. My heart is guarded by light, & she is in a safe place.
I will start trusting her. We have suffered many beatings together, but the sound of her beats will always be stronger.
I will never stop listening to the sound.
I don’t know why I still feel the need to protect myself from people who are no longer around. It is such misused energy. How I keep my fists in my back pockets still. I stay ready for your words. I lock my bones in their sockets. Got a tool rig ready for battle. It was one version of me who let…
We are all connected, yes.
But we are not the same.
& having that connection even though we are all different from one another is the beauty of it all.