Sonnet; Life updates (3/3)
Inspiration hits with a flash, stories written on the go. A rumble of laughter and the tale is heard only in echoes. The wind blows me in a new direction. Whom shall I visit next?
I hope, through all of this, that I have learned
Some lessons to apply to later life,
So I may save fond friends from future strife,
And loathe myself a little less. I turned
My eyes upon myself, at point of knife,
From others' viewpoint: hard. It changed my life
And helped me greatly. That's a win hard-earned.
I'm bad at people-ing--worse than I'd thought:
My trauma made that vivid, that's for sure!
And I can understand: intentions pure
Don't mitigate the harm. Now, it makes sense.
The repercussions woke me up; I'm brought
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - In short, Life is intense.
No sequels yet. Why not write one?
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My left leg's been through surgery--ah! Twice.
I'm walking nearly normally by now,
But that was taxi…Sonnet; Life updates (2/3)
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