Absent Muse

Location

Surroundings uninspiring—
lost in a mind’s abyss,
Euterpe distraught and limp.
Notes tumbled from her flute
too soft to echo, too lame
to provoke a response.
Only when sought her sisters’ help.
could she play a song
worthy of memory.

Comments

Need to talk?

If you ever need help or support, we trust CrisisTextline.org for people dealing with depression. Text HOME to 741741