My sister is a drug addict. She's been using on and off for 21 years and relapsed again at the beginning of Covid. It's a very tough topic for me. My therapist has suggested I write poetry about it like I have with every other tough topic in my life but I just can't. I could be in the zone to word vomit my feelings and I just choke on the words before they even form in my mind. I know writing about it would be good for me. I was 5 years old when she started using and I have a lot to work through there but all I can come up with is "I don't know". So I guess to get to my actual question, how do you bring yourself to write about the most painful complicated wounds?
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