My sort of dark piece that is not literal. I have… I had an epiphany. I’m not sure if I was traipsing knee deep in snow, or running my fingertips through golden wheat. I heard a baby cry. … Literal Braving the commotion / Trying to label this emotion / Come around me like an ocean / sent to drown my voices out Flash Fiction: A Literal Interpretation She’s walking across the lawn towards me, a basket of gardening tools hanging from her arm, her white hair glistening in the sun. She does… your literal embrace love is a roadside bomb / planted by your past, / waiting for the next heavy heart to pass. / Indiscriminate.