Tagged: freedom

we are new england-

we are new england-
bound, routing through america’s
backyards – river, swamp,

fences, and glimpses of freedom
here and there, an ocean calling
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: new england

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we were at six flags

we were at six flags
that first summer. you tied me to
the flag pole and walked

away. i still feel like that
kid, inextricably bound
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: summer

under the same flag,

under the same flag,
joy, pain, freedom, enslavement,
haves, have nots chafing
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: have nots

butterflies stay still

butterflies stay still
for much longer than we give
them credit for – let’s

allow one another wings
and not be afraid to fly
.
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we wish for that card-

after acquiring

after acquiring
wings, there is a longing for
wires, a net, solid

ground – a momentary glee
as i fall towards the earth
.
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the beginning of

the beginning of
the end starts off
unmarked, gathers
up her skirt with
some sense of
loss and
purpose, seeks
odd company.
and when
the end of the
end finally arrives,
someone will go
back to mark the
beginning of
the end, so faintly
that we may never
find our way back,
not even
if we had never
meant to leave
.
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