My Hidden Anger

Photo by Andrey Zvyagintsev on Unsplash

I remember being a small child and it being made clear that expression of my emotions which made other people uncomfortable was a bad thing. If I was crying I would be sent to my room to cry alone. If I was angry I would be told off for being angry and again sent to my room to deal with this overwhelming emotion alone. If I was anything but happy and compliant I felt like my presence wasn’t welcome and I had to disappear until I was ready to return as a “good…

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Lynda Claire

Lynda Claire

Seeking those moments of magic and trying to capture them with words. Exploring my depths. Living on an island at the bottom of the world.