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written by: Ximena Escobar



I want to be tired,
and make you tired,
Rest together and breathe
a little,

How I long to lie
like only a mother can
my heart under your ear,
be the earth
and heal
seal, without a tantrum
only the privilege
of giving, a little

a warm crater just your size,
to sleep in

Ximena Escobar

Ximena Escobar

Ximena is writing short stories and poetry. Originally from Chile, she lives in Nottingham with her family.
Ximena Escobar

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