Vampire Skin

Look away.
Don’t see me
For who I am.
Your love is
like sun shining
On Vampire skin.

Burning,
Searing flesh.
Boiling
Steaming
Evaporating.

Death.

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Published by Tiffany

Writing out my thoughts has helped me to gain a new perspective of myself. In sharing these writings, it is my hope to help others to better understand themselves. It is my belief that with each of us who chooses this path of greater understanding of thy self, that it inspires others to do the same. This building momentum is the force that drives me to share, for in my vulnerability, I find my strength. I believe that you can also find yours there. ~~~In reading some of my posts, you will see that growth is not always pretty. It is in breaking apart and coming undone that a seed sprouts and breaks free of its own captivity. It is also out of mud that the lotus blossoms. ~~~Please join me in seeing the beauty of growth within the deconstruction of our limiting beliefs. ~~T.C.

13 thoughts on “Vampire Skin

    1. This represents my fear of love. Ultimately I want it, desire it, and yet I know that being seen for my truest potential by my lover means the death of what I believed I was… That, I believe, scares all of us. My next piece is going to be about embracing love. Balance =)
      Maybe I’ll get to the mirror work post tomorrow. I never know with this work where I’ll go.

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  1. Absolutely! You captured the entire essence of what I tried to say in my post regarding unworthiness but did it so much more efficiently and poetically! Bravo!

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  2. Love the exploration and realizations you are making around loving yourself. You are a beautiful woman and the measure of this beauty is not defined by a man’s love. He is not the light that gives life to your soul.

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    1. Michael, in thinking about your reply more, my intention here is not that I lack my own light, but that the light of my lover shows me where I’m dark. The parts of me that are “not love.” The sun on that part creates the death of which burns. Or to choose to hold onto that part of me creates death, too… My reply earlier didn’t clarify that point well.
      In the second post today, the invocation has brought a new freedom for me. Interesting to see the return it has given me already.

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