Boiling frogs

My newest on the Crusade.

Conceited Crusade

This is different

New

I’m not sure how to handle it

I’m confused

Because for once I’ve  not been blindsided

It’s a gentle progression

Whether we admit it or not, this is happening

We are happening

Despite ourselves

It’s terrifying

This slow burning process

We pretend that the temperature isn’t rising

That the water isn’t simmering into a boil

No, we’ll adjust

Allow it to consume us

Until it’s too late

And there’s no going back

That’s the way you cook frogs

*Prompt is “New”

-Samlobos

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About samlobos

I am an avid fan of creating narratives in my head about random experiences and quotes for future books I will probably not write. I harbor a 15 year old girl in my psyche and like to solve world issues when I'm half asleep. View all posts by samlobos

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