Rock Hard to Rubble

Clouds hover over mountains with bits of snow, trees, and greenery. Sunlight casts over some of the mountaintops while others are in shadow from the clouds.
Image from Rocky Mountain National Park (2020).

Rock solid like a mountain

how long

before you see

my transformation.

Erosion is not as easily

viewed unless measured.

Cracks and fissures

allow for things to slip through,

break forth, and

spill out.

But often it’s not until

the mountain crumbles —

hard rock face turned to

powdery, granular rubble

that anyone begins to

question

how long the changes

had been going on;

all along my loves,

all along.

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Queer Writer & Poet | Sex and Sensuality | Health and Wellness Interests | Personal Experience | LINKTR.EE/TOLBERTMBB | Instagram @tolbert_on_medium

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