#4 of 365 – “above the grind”

“above the grind”


at forty four

she is unhappy,


in the fight,


at the heavens

for some measure

of light.

her path is tangled,

thick with answers

that seem vague

and unkind,

and my love

is not enough

to raise her dreams

above the grind.

About Blackbird

Poet, sculptor, jewelry maker, writer, spouse, parent, crazy person - not necessarily in that order.
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One Response to #4 of 365 – “above the grind”

  1. pam says:

    i can really feel the weight of the emotions in this one..and relate a little…i like it.

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