Categories
Uncategorized

Separate

Just like way back when

Long time ago

As a 5 year old girl

Wearing black patent leather Mary-Jane’s

She’s managed to look straight ahead

Her body is there

Her mind elsewhere

Her heart keeps beating

Keeping track of the time

She counts

Keeping everything

Separate

In little boxes

Categories

Placed just so

In certain ways

Best way she knows how

Separate

She got so used to

Living that way

Her body here

Her mind elsewhere

Her heart beating

Keeping track of time

As she’s counting

Everything

Separate

But now she’s all grown up

Wearing cowboy boots

Instead of Mary Jane’s

And she doesn’t talk much

About way back then

Long time gone

But every once in awhile

She gets a reminder

Flashback

Suddenly

That throws her off balance

Just enough

To make her

Separate

Her body here

Her mind elsewhere

Her heart beating

Keeping track

Until she can finally

Put everything back

Just so

👣💙Jeanna’ Mead

715 p.m 11-6-18

Www.jeannasoul.com

By jeannasoul

I'm a woman that is absolutely in love with life....I'm doing what I love to do-as a massage therapist,a writer,a seeker of all that touches my soul and lifts my body.
I find great pleasure in the midst of chaos, in time with nature and kindred spirits.
I love the wisdom and clarity of Paulo Coelho, the music that makes me dance, and being present with the person I'm with.
I write to fulfill my soul and, hopefully, to touch others.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s