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Comments about Emily Fliss
Truth Brings Pain
It’s not fair and at times overwhelming
that every truth gives birth to pain
It’s destructive and like acidic rain
it burns away at our minds
until there’s nothing left but shame.
But without the ways of truth
honesty would just be another word for lie.
It’s difficult and at times maddening
that every soul opened to love
risks the pain of heartbreak
But it’s through love
that the truth of the heart is heard
That tormented plea to rid the lonely darkness
entrapping the soul
and find freedom in what little time
life gives to us all.
To feel love is...