Eyes

What pretty flowers she said
While reaching out to touch them
Before napping again
Until eyes opened unseeing
To be closed by gentle hands of war
When sleep was at an end

©Heather Coldstream


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A Seattle-area trans woman seeking a happy spot to stay at along the path of transition.
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