Forget the broken sparrow

Photo by Roshan Tmg on Unsplash

forget the broken sparrow
In the wind, her feathers ruffle
Her wafer-thin skin, like silk
Is torn with blood splatters
Like her thoughts
A mess
She wanders aimlessly
Like a broken sparrow
Fragile, yet elegant
With her scars on show
And her thoughts
No longer a mess



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Debra Reay

Debra Reay

Writer, Poet and survivor of childhood abuse! Author of poem's~A Child Unloved and Soul Destroyed. Hopefully one day, I will get a book published!