Letting the remnants of the pandemic year hurt

How I am learning to grieve the year of so many losses

Photo by Sarah Dorweiler on Unsplash

Tomorrow is promising. Today is crumbling.

How much has the pandemic impacted me beyond the physicality of its restrictions? I am coming to know, one bout of cry at a time.

Today is when I slide into this bundle of unresolved longings. And I stay there.

Today is when I cry for all those times that it emotionally hurt and I abandoned it.

Reading. Writing. And then, reading some more. Selected works: https://muckrack.com/mariyam-haider

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