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I’m Going Home

By July 18, 2023March 1st, 2024Creative Writing

close my eyes
click my heels three times

I know, I know,
I’m the one that left
but you were already gone
you left years ago.

you know.

I tried
holding on.

my hands were
clenched so tightly
I couldn’t see
the empty.

howwasI toknow everytimeI heldyoutherewas

you said
it wasn’t me.
no, I’ll never be
that plastic,

my eyes are closed
I tap my heels
and in that soft darkness
I finally feel


Photo by Karolina Grabowska