I’m Suffocating

I can’t breathe one more breath

My lungs are full
but not of the air I so direly crave.
Emptied beyond recognition,
I can no longer release the toxins consuming my inhales.
The inhales that lead me nowhere,
no matter how harshly I try to just breathe.



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Natalie Jeanne Maddy

Natalie Jeanne Maddy

I try to rouse others to find their truths by writing about my own! Yoga, meditation, and aromatherapy teacher. Author of 5 books — thriller, healing, poetry.