She only wanted

Below the surface exists a dream.

Surrounded by altitude, she soared. 

Love exists where the air is hard to breathe.


Chosen to be a vessel,

a jar of splendor,

brimming with holy water; 

they smashed her bones

and took all she possessed,

she spilling onto the streets. 


She only wanted: they stole away her hope.


7 Comments Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: