When my chest caved,
When my legs gave,

When smoke choked
Flags cracked awake,

I rolled over,
A human ringing.

Before your face,
There was sky.


2 Responses to “Midstride”

  1. eduardo says:

    i’ve an urge to linger with this poem, savor it.

    perhaps you should keep this one for inclusion in your next collection.

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