(written April 2023)

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Memories of long ago,
we sew stitches,
trying to hold
onto broken dreams.
Needles and threads.
People who were
never ours to keep.
Then we come
apart at the seams.
Unravel yourself
from anything
that causes pain
and never let
anyone use the
same pair of
to cut you open again.

Copyright © 2023 Maggie Watson

All Rights Reserved

Published by In the Shadow of my Pen

Indie Poet and Author✍️ of four collections of poetry. Chronic Fatigue Warrior💪 Volunteer, Solo Traveller✈️ and Yogi🙏. Spilling ink from my heart and soul. My writing is real and raw, so if you are looking for a fairy tale you are on the wrong site!

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