I Use Words

I use words
to paint pictures
wonderful swirls that
drip and whirl
with color

I use words
to placate my soul
and extinguish old embers
that pool destructively
in my eyes

But, really
I use words
to sing my hearts desires
and lift higher
my bruised self.

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