Tag: emotional overwhelm

Breakdown

A wild something screams out of the flesh, released for all to seeThe fear, horror, hopelessness With only one desire – not to exist The uncontrollable despair comparable only to deep dark sorrowOnce you experience sorrow, someone said, the depth is done, for it is… Continue Reading “Breakdown”

Run away or stay

grief and loss

The urge to run away is natural on one hand and on the other is contradictory to our innate capacity for compassion and staying with pain. There are millions of examples of open-hearted compassion and humility from humans in times of extreme crisis throughout… Continue Reading “Run away or stay”