Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

This is a poem I wrote about a real experience I had in therapy almost 20 years ago during one of our ending sessions. It was with a therapist who helped me a lot and it was hard to say goodbye. Saying Goodbye She looked over at me, a childlike smile spread across her...
Inside her tears

Inside her tears

She sat opposite me with her legs crossed and her head facing down, playing with her hands in her lap. In the moments that passed I could see her eyes start to change, to become moist and dewy. A film of tears began to cover them and formed like pools at the bottom of...