I carry scars
like stars
snatched from the sky
and lain on me,
memories wash
over me
rising with the gentle tide
submerging my entire being,
my heart
is earthen
broken, then
put together
just so,
it rattles
I tremble
unsteady in love,

careful with me

lest I come undone.

© SoulReserve 2018

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