"Shedding toughness peeling layers down to vulnerable stuff And I’m blinking off old eyelids for a..." July 25 2014

Shedding toughness
peeling layers down
to vulnerable stuff
And I’m blinking off old eyelids
for a new way of seeing
By the rock I rub against
I’m going to be tender again

- Harryette Mullen, Shedding Skin. (via fortyonethieves)