Ten.Seven Hundred & Eighty-Five
A few more minutes makes a big difference.
I’m sure we have enough milk. Yes. There’s most likely enough.
“Did you get milk?”
Let go. Let go.
The Google maps lie. I always need to leave way earlier than they say. I relax my grip and trust that I’ll get where I need to be when I need to be there.
I check and double-check and triple-check. I catch myself in the spiral of shameful perfection. And now to claw myself back out of it.
Flexing through fear.
They are more excited about this than I thought they would be.
“Didn't have a camera by my side this time
Hoping I would see the world with both my eyes
Maybe I will tell you all about it when I'm
In the mood to lose my way with words”