Unvoiced (2)

It ‘s just a banging
in the brain —
chemicals uncontrolled.
And,
like everything else,
some day it will be swept
and discarded like dust.
But today’s not yet.
For now,
add it to the ledger —
he doesn’t ask the question —
just one more way
in which
he leaves me broken.

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About Emily

I may or may not have: A. Dirt B. Ink C. Paint D. Wool under my fingernails.

One response to “Unvoiced (2)”

  1. Gretchen Leary says :

    Oh wow, this is intense and so well captured.

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