Freezing causes wheezing,
Leaving leaf spores breeding down my trachea,
Allergens spin n turn sharply attacking the tools that physicalise my life with its ins and outs
Oh 2 see oh 2 breathe oh 2 feel free from the obstructions that structure my schedule to be dormant
Walk up the stairs hold on to the side "are you ok?" No Annie in sight,
Just I, end
I roll my knuckles and pinch my palms
Shouldve cut my nails, shot shoots up my arms.
I knock 3 times on the bannister,
I Commit to it being my balancer
Eyes leaking, chest croaking
tight feeling like I'm choking
Gasping hurts but needed to soothe the need of a response
"I'm fine, just a bit chesty"
Don't ask any more or i can get tetchy
Lecture me on meds im taking
if my rooms tidy or am i forsaking,
still smoking? buffing and ******* that sweet foam **** till it turns hard and golden tarred like caramel muck.
Just my luck that the something that makes me feel at ease can send me bending to my knees
not for pleas
But to construct a wheeze
Starting every sentence with please,
Don't even know what im pleading to
Or Who is listening to the self harmer
With a clear thought that I deserve to be preserved and cured of this karma
Inherited from my grandfather which I didn't know until I was told to ask my mother.
She knows about your Asthma.
She's a self destructor
well known for being a self wrecker
A self pecker
leaving holes to be filled by watless ***** carriers
Frieghts of frightening memories
Sure one day shed love to tell me.
But she destructured herself
And left me for others to construct by themselves.
Destructing the self: is the art of not giving a **** but really not giving a **** to the point that there's no fcuks to give and giving a **** means you're affected by fcuks who dont give a **** or willing to give you an iota of optimism
A helping hand
A hope full of hopeful hopes
Hopping fluently between the structure of the destructed self
Which makes me feel woozy
As i struggle hard to say no to this tobacco
especially when it's been weeks
And the feeling of ease is punishing me for a past ive not seen but i realise in that moment we have much in common
Self destruction is our common denominator
Our choice is the same and is made the same
over and over again
Its still the same
results never change
And still leave us with this taint
That we are responsible for cleansing
So what more do i need to ask ma for?
She's giving me answers by her flaws. That's her gift to me,
her way of setting me free
well here's hoping she breathes easy.
Always quiet as a mouse
But nowadays it seems she can barely even leave her house
Can't even walk down the street without help
The doctors don't know what her body is doing to itself
Pull her from this, this, and that"
Is barely able to eat
There's something wrong
They know it's true
"The symptoms just aren't there," they say, "Where's the proof?"
Work piling up
How is she expected to finish all of this?
"All of the above
Not to mention a killer headache
and a bit of a stomach bug"
"There's no temperature yet,
So all we can do
Is give her some Tylenol with Codeine
And see if it's just the flu"
Hardly an A in sight
Always quiet as a mouse
Except for at night
This is about the struggle I'm currently having with my asthma, I suppose.
i just can't.
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