April 24, 2010

(food metaphor)

this heart is shifting out of my control
it reminds me of jello, flipping around and sticking to things
sweet, and staining.

please, melt it down and pour it away
restore me to something solid:
the grip of bread, the crunch of apple, the heartiness of carrots.

1 comments:

Serfy said...

that's beautiful. [and sorta how I feel right now]

::smiles...and sighs at the same time::