She, who I once was.

Beneath

these

layers,

there is

someone

I used to

know.

Familiar

as I am

with

all her

buried hopes, from

before

life happened,

I am

now

tenderly

wooing her

with the peace

that comes

with

strong

bones.

— She, who I once was.

© Liezel Graham 2018.

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Liezel Graham

Wife. Mum. Lover of words. Lover of the Word. Writer of stories. I drink too much coffee and dream improbably big dreams. The quintessentially weird kid, all grown up and (still) finding refuge in books and words.

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