The Opening

I never opened up my soul to you.

Now I unveil  it all too soon.

Each time the sense of trust,  so coldly ripped apart

Leaves jagged little shards, wedged deep into my heart.

They penetrate a little less, with every passing day.

In time I’ll learn my lesson.  And try the middle way.

Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015

About Suzanne

I write poetry, flash fiction, quotes and personal essays. Words flow forth like a river that cannot be dammed. Writing is my soul.
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4 Responses to The Opening

  1. tonirahman says:

    So precious, Suzanne. I cherish this.


    • Suzanne says:

      Thanks for your feedback Toni! Anytime someone finds my words moving, helpful, inspirational, I know I am on the right track – making an impact in others lives – that’s why I am here.


  2. BunKaryudo says:

    Too much trust and too little trust may both have their dangers, I guess. The middle way tends to be the best one in most things.


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