In the moment

Oblivious to feelings and people that care,
It’s easier to switch off, there’s less weight to bare,
An objective to learn and just to survive,
But a need to feel pain, so I know I’m alive.

The consistent pressure to be in control,
But allowing another to temporarily take that role,
To stop being independent and compliant,
For just a moment to feel less defiant.

A mind in overdrive and that needs a break,
But without putting too much at stake,
Naturally dominant and yet so fragile,
Is why I allow myself a time to be agile.

It doesn’t take a genius to survive,
It just takes a moment to feel alive.


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6 Responses to In the moment

  1. You’re welcome 😉

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  2. EDC Writing says:

    Your last two lines now on a post-it-note stuck to my screen. Have a good weekend my friend.

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  3. I love the last two lines!

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