Whole – for Prompt 23: Anais Nin quotes

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Surrounded by sheeple, yet I feel all alone

I’ll risk Medusa’s wrath, I might be better as stone

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I long for a connection, for a love that is real

it may well destroy me but at least I will feel

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I’ll gladly drown in the onyx depths of your soul

forsaking oxygen for one taste, one chance to be whole

~Melanie Blackwell

For mindlovemisery’s prompt – see the prompt and her amazing words  at http://mindlovemisery.wordpress.com

20 Comments

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20 responses to “Whole – for Prompt 23: Anais Nin quotes

  1. Gorgeous Melanie and that last line wow! Loved it =)

  2. An outstanding piece, really loved it, especialy that last part 🙂

  3. Anja

    🙂 This is just beautiful and like everyone else, I love the last bit….very striking.

  4. I can feel this post in many ways. Lovely writing.

  5. “One chance to be whole” – sums it all beautifully!

  6. Miranda Stone

    Lovely poem, Melanie!

  7. bgbowers

    I love this! 🙂

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