Can you be inspired and ashamed in
one fell swoop?
Words you see weigh on you and still send you
through the roof.
She proclaimed her provider’s name, and
that’s her truth.
Saw her claim, yet I remain the
Agonize over this bill and that bill, and
it just might get me somewhere.
Prioritize over this meal and that meal, but
am I truly being fed?
Let’s call her who she is: someone who is
firm in her faith, knowing no
time to waste; she’s not a
borrower, but a lender, while I
try to give right here where I live, but
not the smartest spender; more so
I’m a great pretender, saying it’s
not about money for me. Guess I’m
not such a good liar…
doubting trust in my pro-