“But im the eternal night writing rhymes
about wind chimes & world peace
while even in my sleep im fighting wars
that grind the enamel off my teeth.
And i wake with my jaw clenched and
my body bent thinking,
‘how many dishes have i broken this week?”

 

-andrea gibson

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