Stuck

05/17/2019 By Rachel Mihalko

This time last year

Was one of the worst times

Of my life

And all I can think of now

Is what happened then

Not what is happening now

I just want to move on

And forget this time last year

Because it feels like no good came from it

And I wish it never happened at all

Because then

Maybe I wouldn’t be stuck there now

Rachel Mihalko is the Director of Content at Elephants & Tea magazine and is a Hodgkin’s lymphoma survivor. She loves theatre, writing poetry, and crafting of all sorts. Reading has fueled her passion for writing, and you will rarely find her without a book on hand. You can connect with her on Instagram.

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