Darkness over powers me, shrouding me in confusion,
so thick I struggle to catch my breath.
There is no light.
I lift my hand, straining to see it's outline,
It seems I have been swallowed,
Swallowed whole into a pit.
I try to walk forward
but the dark dream has shackled my legs...
and my heart.
The silence screams at me,
and the voices mock me.
I look and look and find not even a shadow.
I sink to the ground and I weep.
My tears sting my eyes,
and the darkness places a blanket of despair upon me.
Opening my swollen and bitter eyes,
I see a pin prick of light.
A single tiny spark, perhaps a flame...
Burning, burning in the distance.
I reach out, but cannot stand.
My legs will not hold me.
I begin to crawl,
to crawl to the light.
How ever faint it or I may be.
by: Philly Farmgirl
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8 months ago