It comes down softly

not giving me pain

but instead numbs it

What a glorious feeling

to not feel at all

To possibly drift off into deep slumber and dream

and never again rise to reality

The reality of losing everything

and having nothing

When I fall the blanket covers me

giving me a cocoon

to protect me from any harm except for the cold biting my skin

the fire in my soul is dying as I speak

seeing the white pebbles fall

and disappears when the sun rises

It makes me think of life

How when we fall, even with the blazing light of hope

we may never rise again instead we vanish into thin air

Just as the unicorns once di