Poetry – Buttered Toast

As the toast
fell from the counter,
crumbs went everywhere.
She sighed,
but instead of reaching for a dishrag,
sunk her toes
into the thickly buttered side
facing up.
For a moment,
the kitchen
felt like a spa. 

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marandarussell

Hi! I am an artist, author, and blogger who also happens to have Asperger’s Syndrome. I have won several awards and honors for my writings and artwork. I suffer from a few severe mental illness and chronic pain conditions (Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Fibromyalgia, CFS/ME, Ehlers Danlos, Degenerative Disc Disease, etc.), which greatly affects my life and makes me want to advocate for others going through similar things. Other interests of mine include reading, writing, drawing, watching cartoons and movies, collecting toys, hanging out with my family, and annoying my 3 cats.

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