Head Over Heels

Head Over Heels

Standing on my head
wondering why my feet ache
What is going on?
This is more than I can take
 
What’s up is down
and what’s out is in
Hanging and unbalanced
My head is in a spin
 
Thoughts are confusing
Cannot get oxygen to my brain
Deep breathing impossible
I might be popping a vein
 
I’m a fish out of water
Gasping for air
Learning to adapt
always saying a prayer
 
Since we met
I can’t get you out of my head
A delightful feeling sometimes
but mostly I’m full of dread
 
I’m behaving irrationally
I might be a little mad
Am I lovesick?
Is that really so bad?
 
Christine Bolton - Poetry for Healing ©
 
In response to V.Js. Weekly Challenge - Upside Down

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  10 comments for “Head Over Heels

  1. February 1, 2019 at 12:56 pm

    So cute!!

    • Christine Bolton
      February 1, 2019 at 12:57 pm

      Awwww, thanks 🙂💕

  2. February 1, 2019 at 4:36 pm

    lovesick and turned upside down – sounds like me when we have a new dog in our home!

    • Christine Bolton
      February 1, 2019 at 6:52 pm

      Yes! I can relate to that Gina. 💕

  3. February 1, 2019 at 8:09 pm

    Good one, Christine – surprised no one else thought of it!

    • Christine Bolton
      February 2, 2019 at 8:11 am

      It’s hard to know which end is up sometimes, no matter the cause! 🙂

  4. February 2, 2019 at 5:57 am

    Nah! Lovesick can’t be bad! 😊❤️

    • Christine Bolton
      February 2, 2019 at 8:01 am

      🙂❤️ Thanks Punam

      • February 2, 2019 at 8:05 am

        My pleasure dear. 💞

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