old lady (pixabay)Inside my outer layer is a little girl,

another version of myself,

being half-born again

and again, never

quite making it to the outside –

just hesitating, just thinking about it; mulling it over, before …

burrowing back



Copyright owned by Jay Cool, February 2019


Image courtesy of Pixabay.com


Inspired by ‘Sometimes I Cry’, by DJ (poem-a-day@poets.org).


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  1. Susi Bocks says:

    Thanks for the follow on I Write Her! Hope you enjoy my thoughts. 🙂

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