Your heart is an empty vessel

a poem

Photo by Johannes Plenio on Unsplash

it’s like butterflies, right?
but, like, if butterflies had hooves
or elephant’s feet

I feel silly when a text
gets me euphoric
in the thumbs,
my arms waving

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Blake Blossoms

Blake Blossoms

(they/them) Poet, writer, artist, gardener, devout reader, using words and paints to figure out their place in the world. https://ko-fi.com/blakeblossoms