. . . . . . . did you know that i sit next to you now in the tiniest house of time?

all i am, known

Image source: http://thebestgardening.com/maple-seed-deception/

All I am is because of you. These wheels that turn are dedicated to your presence, as your eyes—across waves and time—have been on me.

You kept me honest, and kept me brave. I became someone because of you. Do you want to know how? I will tell you if you promise to walk by my side.

I want you to reknow me in the present. I am a person more flawed and more sensitive and consumed. In this you will truly know me and all that I have become. My experiences have become me.

Sometimes I sit and wait, always watching, never veering from the inner smile that makes up my insides and only sometimes shows on my face. In these moments, I am content and I want you to feel—actually, I know you do—my moments.

Maybe it’s the wind that captures me or leaves flying through the air, sometimes landing on my toes, that allow me to know that you know. It’s not as if you know it all, but you know when. Not exactly what, but that yes, you feel me in this moment. I know it is shared.

You know how to feel my moments.

writing inspired by The English Patient

[Behind the eyes of a writer™: A series, part seventeen Continuing on from between the letters, part sixteen in Behind the eyes of a writer™ series, the space to find the words needs to be opened, calmly with confidence.. Part eighteen in my Behind the eyes of a writer™ series is next]

© r.e.l. 11/11/13

Image source: http://thebestgardening.com/maple-seed-deception/

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6 responses

  1. TheWanderingBoo (red bubble) 5 days ago

    wonderful write

    November 20, 2013 at 7:08 pm

  2. MINDSET (redbubble) 1 day ago

    Yes….. to ponder…… to know……… to be known…… good concept……..

    November 20, 2013 at 7:09 pm

  3. goddarb (redbubble) about 6 hours ago

    wonderful thoughts – well expressed. congratulation on the feature!

    November 20, 2013 at 7:09 pm

  4. Donna19 about 14 hours ago

    [You’re Featured on VaVoom]

    Congratulations, from a lovely heart you write

    November 20, 2013 at 7:10 pm

  5. tori yule 5 days ago

    Beautiful! Congrats on your Vavoom feature!

    November 26, 2013 at 6:49 am

  6. 1 minute ago
    Featured on Feminine Intent (redbubble)
    Congratulations! Beautiful work!
    View your feature here and join me in congratulating our co-creators
    Nov 2013

    November 26, 2013 at 6:50 am

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