Shipwrecked

There is a roaring ocean inside me.

It does let up from time to time,

but there are days I am left

shipwrecked and stranded.

It’s hard to see how it’ll all be okay

when I’m marooned on an island

in the ocean inside my chest,

but on I press

because what other option is there?


9 thoughts on “Shipwrecked”

  1. That ocean of yours…
    that island of yours…
    Yeah, they’re scary as hell, because they conspire to keep you separate.
    They also keep you You.
    That’s your way through.

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