- Eirene Evripidou

The raven’s song (so much darkness)

I have been so quiet. Withdrawn in a universe made of black holes. Only the raven sang. And I cried and cried and cried. Where have you been? I’ve waited for so long; I have been waiting, waiting.
But not anymore. I grew up. I swam in those seemingly fathomless oceans of tears, until I was out. Until I could breathe again: oxygen, light, hope.
Now I’m spreading stardust among the dark nebulae. Now I scream. I’m the girl throwing dreams against the abyss.
I’m slipping, like dandelion seeds, away from the darkness and though it will always be a part of me I will never, never, let it – again – become all I am.
We all fight for something. Let it be for something beautiful. Something worth the ruins we leave behind.

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2 Responses to “The raven’s song (so much darkness)”

  1. Eirene says:

    @ Jamie Aww thank you!!! <3
    I have a book published, my second one is being printed right now!

  2. Jamie says:

    Have you thought about publishing some of your own poems? They blow my mind!

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