#8 of 365 – “midstream”



I’m overwhelmed

chewing on a piece of life

much bigger than it seemed


full of stalks

and scary gristle

and hard empty pages


I struggle

in my tiny boat

that’s just floating midstream


hoping for a paddle

or a poem

from the sages


About Blackbird

Poet, sculptor, jewelry maker, writer, spouse, parent, crazy person - not necessarily in that order.
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One Response to #8 of 365 – “midstream”

  1. mrchokeys says:

    The point where you ask, haven’t I been through enough yet? And the answer comes back that the universe has a totally different definition of “enough,” more related to physics than to one’s experience.

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