I missed a week, recovering from my trip to Israel and the March on Washington. Hard to wrap my brain around so many things right now…
Thanks to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for rallying whatever, whatever the mood or weather! Find details on her blog and join us! Thanks to Roger Bultot for the wonderful inspiration. As always, I welcome honest, constructive feedback.
© Roger Bultot
Your footsteps echo on the empty street. Even as I hide behind the curtain, the smell of you lingers in this room. I cry out, a silent scream–– please don’t go. But you disappear around the corner and emptiness fills the space.
How did we drift so far, that I didn’t see your empty smiles and vacant eyes?
The cat rubs her back along my leg, and a guttural sob erupts from my constricted chest. Stop! Don’t touch me.
The cold coffee shakes…
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