Healing at your own pace, a poem for @JennaRoseSimon by Tracy Diane Miller
There is no timetable on healing
For this I have learned
I will move at my own pace
Through the moments I’ve earned
Every bandage
Covering every scar
Is a piece of me I’ve kept so far
I’m learning
To not be ashamed
I’m learning
To not drown in blame
My pain I no longer wish to define me
My art will speak
For all to see
For the girl that I used to be
For the woman ready to journey
On a healthy path
No longer burdened by silence or wrath
There is no timetable on healing
I know in my heart and mind
I’ll make each moment
On a healthy path
On this journey I find