Choking

What remains
     after we don’t let go
   out of clutching fear
is the choking fear of not letting go
     of the past yet to come
   for the future
      we could have had


©Heather Coldstream

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About cistotrans

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