Guilt’s Games

Guilt’s a child –
nonsensical in actions –
attempts to hide,
shame-faced, lies –

Guilt is but a child
holds me hostage –
adult self, emotionally
captive, plays along.

(For Willow Poetry’s challenge: What Do You See – featured image)

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Permission to write, paint, and imagine are the gifts I gave myself when chronic illness hit - a fair exchange: being for doing. Relevance is an attitude. Humour essential.

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