I Will

Today my heart breaks.

Trying to balance the uncertainty of tomorrow and the motives of others in the realm of my journey, I focus on myself. I retain my peace in my safe space. I think of ways to expel myself within pockets of positivity and love. 

Today I will create. I will spread creativity and thought regardless of the state. I will paint and I will write. 

But I will also stay safe - physically, mentally, and emotionally. I will stay home. Washington, DC is no place for me today. I'll return when I have to...