Eat Me Alive © Lori 2/07/2022 Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Eat Me AliveI have a great wild thingThat lives within my chestIt rattles the cageYearning for freedomBut if it’s ever releasedI know it will eat me aliveFrom the inside outWords: ©2022LCRImage: No Claim Labels: Anxiety Death Eat Free Verse Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Helen8 February 2022 at 20:53Lori, this is a gut punch of a poem. I've read it numerous times, I believe it lives in many, that 'wild thing' we fight so hard to keep inside 'that cage.'ReplyDeleteRepliesLori9 February 2022 at 19:07I was having a hard day when I wrote this. I don't tend to get anxious but I could feel it, like something was trying to fly out of my chest. And there's nothing you can really do but try to keep it contained.DeleteRepliesReplyReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thank you for taking the time to read and comment!