// Kiss You All Over //

The words come as I forget to eat and try to catch them
sand falls through time.
I hope you dream bigger than this.
I hope that you do not give up or turn to face
the darkness
without tucking your fingers into the hands
of the light.
Hold them close when they are madness
let their voices sing in your mind
when they leave you for dead.
The people who come too close
are afraid.
The ones who leave
still teach if you can learn not to let fear
take you under.
This life as she looks you in the eye
is falling away from under your feet
do not stop
do not give up
do not keep the words in drawers
but if you need to
go away for a long time
and let the sea kiss you
all over.

4 thoughts on “// Kiss You All Over //

  1. David

    Love, I am not going anywhere. I’m staying with you. If there is anything you would like to know just ask. I promise I will be honest. You deserve more than this.


  2. hailangeliccreation

    Allison, I just wanted to drop by and let you know I nominated you for the Unique Blogger Award! I hope you have fun with the questions as well as passing the award on.
    I’m glad I stumbled upon this amazing poem as well with beautiful imagery!
    -Author S



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