#356 of 365 – “make of my bones”

“make of my bones”

 

I feel my future

bearing down on her knees

praying I don’t leave her

adrift on the seas

waves of eager doubt

crash into me like stones

stripping the resolve

from the make of my bones

I push my tiny raft

of faith through waters near

hope depression’s undercurrents

don’t become too severe

and listen for the siren

calling me to persevere

 

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About Blackbird

Poet, sculptor, writer, spouse, parent, crazy person - not necessarily in that order.
This entry was posted in Addict Behavior, Belief, Courage, Cowardice, Depression, Doubt, Poetry. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to #356 of 365 – “make of my bones”

  1. jcqlndav says:

    That’s what I’m talking about–dancing in the rain!

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