My Heart in a Bottle

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Like a bottle in a vast ocean…I’m drifting
further and further from your beautiful shore, I float
my body breaking against violent waves
which pull me far far from the horizon
alone, I wade, no one around to hear me
for the longest days…the darkest of nights,

Oh, how I’ve prayed to be rescued
pulled ashore only by your hand
chipped and weathered
most of me empty,

nothing left but a note
two words I’ve carried with me for so long
hoping someday my message would reach you
fall from your lips and into your broken heart

I’m sorry

2 Comments on “My Heart in a Bottle

    • Thanks, you know how much I appreciate you investing in me and my work. I always value your insight and critique, it’s very important to me and this journey of mine. Especially with my heartache. It means a lot to me.

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