Under Pressure

inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 6 March 2021,contain.

My girlfriend would solve secrets coded,
But would often become overloaded,
No way to contain
What went on in her brain,
’til it suddenly, one day, exploded.

The Lucky Ticket

for the Weekly Prompts Weekend Challenge of 6 March 2021, purple. A childhood memory.