Victoria Jelinek


XIV: Maudlin

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

Maya Angelou

cat-ready-to-pounce-thinkstockphotos-511776453A city girl who lives in a village.

A muted erudite.

A smoker who can’t smoke.

A drinker who can’t drink.

A carnal creature sans sex.

Vivacity rendered torpid.

A bird in a cage of its own making.