Church Mouse – chey the poet

I feel too big for this space.

I am a House fest in a house not made for guests and

Any noise I make perpetuates my anxiety.

She knows I’m here, but I don’t want to remind her.

The crinkle of my granola wrapper feels like the only thing echoing here,

Except for her contempt for me

Within these walls.

Published by grumpygorman

I am a Social Worker by day and an artist/writer by night. I use the written word in an attempt to make sense of the secret worlds and dysfunctional dynamics that lurk beneath the facades of our daily interactions. I am not sure how my writing styles are characterized, nor am I overly concerned about it. I am immensely enthusiastic about music and often connect better with songs than I do people. I also have an intense appreciation for quality wines and whiskies, frequently consuming them in excess. I like things that smell good and struggle to manage the symptoms of a life-long relationship with depression. So, why "grumpygorman"? Spend some time here and find out...

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