Saturday, February 23, 2008

Heavy

Today I feel heavy,
fat with responsibility.
Work expectations,
family relations,
financial obligations--
weights on my chest.
I can't breathe.
I remember when I was lighter,
how eager I was to "grow up."
I had no idea it would feel so
heavy.

Today is a difficult day. A blue, poetry day. I've never written a poem before, so this is probably crap. Nevertheless...

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