Sadness

“I am so sleepy today.” “But you were sleepy yesterday as well.” “I know.” ******* She looks out the window while waiting for her tea to cool. She turns to set it down and then decides to climb back into bed. She pulls the blankets over her head to shut out the sounds. A battle between longing to be around others and yet the desire to be left alone. Tears fall from her eyes and stain the pillow. Eventually she falls to sleep and escapes reality. ******* Today she steps outside onto her balcony and the sun kisses her pale … Continue reading Sadness