Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Comforter


I was born into silence.
The noise of its anger
was the lullaby before nightmares.

Insomnia was my comforter.

©Susie Clevenger 2017

9 comments:

kaykuala said...

Insomnia was my comforter.

It is a lesser evil obviously!

Hank

paulscribbles said...

Brilliant

Thotpurge said...

Strong...dark as well...

Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Powerful – also in the unsaid.

Jim said...

Few little words, says a lot. Sad blanket.
Literally hiding under covers as well.
..

brudberg said...

I think I've had moments when falling asleep was being pulled into nightmares too.

Martin Kloess said...

Inspired writing. Really powerful.

Sanaa Rizvi said...

Powerful!

Bekkie Sanchez said...

A strong write, Susie!