Disregard

Disregard my tangled breaths
Quieten down my beating drums
Don’t listen to my skin vibrating
Ignore the haste,
The rush, that’s bursting out of every pore
Don’t look back
At me
As I come apart
Rest assured
And please be sure
That I will rise again.

-Miriam Calleja

To read more by Miriam, please check out her book of poems, Pomegranate Heart.

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