“Debts” digital watercolor 2019 dpb

If your gift is you
and my gift is me
I owe too much
to be set free.
Though freedom comes
from payment due
I would sooner die
than be removed
from my debtors’ cell
where my heart resides
and your lavishness
my needs provide.

collector of mumbles, squanderer of resistance

collector of mumbles, squanderer of resistance