By Courtney WZ

I’ve stopped counting

days passing

in slow fire.


I made kindling of hours

and watched it burn, unperturbed.


time’s a semantic satiation:

repeated until it’s lost meaning.


Courtney WZ (she/her) is a writer and mental health advocate. She is in her final year of a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing and English Literature at Western University in Ontario, Canada. She can be found on Twitter @courtneyneue.

This piece is a part of DISTANCED 2.0.

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