#223 of 365 – “distances”



I am tired,


by the distances

we cross,


that what we have

can’t overcome

the things

we’ve lost.

I worry

that our travels

are too perilous

to survive,

or that we’ll

walk in silence,


with little left

to thrive.

I hope



a comfort

that our troubles

can’t dismay,

and that

our future

has a memory

of a kinder



About Blackbird

Poet, sculptor, jewelry maker, writer, spouse, parent, crazy person - not necessarily in that order.
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2 Responses to #223 of 365 – “distances”

  1. Starralee says:

    Lovely wistful hope folded into the satin of melancholy–fine work, as always.

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