I’ve wandered around, person to person, knocking, from one heart to another. I searched for pieces that went missing, parts of me I’ve given away, seeking acceptance, accepting judgements, craving validation. Sympathy ain’t cheap, I tell you, you have to earn it. It ain’t honest either, they just show it. The more you want something, the more you gotta give. Parts of yourself. Some take your peace, some, your grief. When you look back and see, none of those were worth losing your sleep. I stopped moving and I stumbled upon me, what I needed were here all along. Inside me.
And I said “keep looking”