Six Word Story (94)


How often do we reach for its illusion, holding on to shadows without mass?


How often do we abuse its power when entrusted with its care?


How often is it a burden that slowly crushes us?


It’s one of those things that many of us long for in aspects of our lives that it’s just not possible to attain. Still, we strive.

Control can be necessary. It can be a blessing. But the need to hold it ‘always’ can be a slow death.


How do you learn when to hold on and when to let go?

©2022 Mary Grace van der Kroef

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