We all know it happens;
The quickness of life
Though we love and live
Like like we have so much
Time on our hands.
Fooling ourselves into thinking tomorrow
Tomorrow we can
Expecting mind readers in our midst to know our thoughts and feelings.
Staying silent and planting ourselves firmly
In our justification
There is this moment and there
Do not put it on others to be love.
Create the ripple effect within
Be the never ending
Beginning of love.
her mind was quite broken you see.
for so long the road to healing has been most tedious.
she has had to learn to allow herself grace
and tenderness unapologetically
she has had to learn she does not need to justify this to
for even she was unaware that those wounds were too painful to touch
that even her skin was deeply bruised
with heart and mind
and this takes time
giving herself space to grow new strength
and nurturing her own roots
which ultimately remain
love and tenderness for oneself grow freely when welcomed
and cared for unconditionally