Bad Morning

Sleep seems so innocent.

Except when you want it so badly

that everything

you do is mired

in slow tired movements.

Yet to go

back to bed

requires your brain

to let go

and these days

it fills my heart

with every

anxiety persistent threat

I have ever known.

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