• MaxwellSmaart commented on the post, visit 7 years ago

    Visiting hours were for family only; I lied I was his sister. Goodbyes weren’t my specialty, and I always feared the worst…

  • MaxwellSmaart commented on the post, destroy 7 years ago

    My heart
    a carcass;
    empty, aching:
    destroyed.

  • MaxwellSmaart commented on the post, sweep 7 years, 1 month ago

    Sweeping up years of loss,
    I close my eyes
    thinking back
    for the last time.

    Moving on.

  • MaxwellSmaart commented on the post, size 7 years, 1 month ago

    Size doesn’t matter, I say. After all, our solar system is one of millions, the Milky Way is a spec of dust, and the universe is ever expanding. Yet, here we are, leaving marks and making differences, even if only in our own little spec of dust.

  • MaxwellSmaart commented on the post, speech 7 years, 1 month ago

    Poetic speech fills the room, pours from her lips like punch. She tells me, “Don’t think the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.”