I should be away,
Abandoning reason and common sense,
Skin, blood and bone.
A beggar’s ride from nadir
To far distant crest.
And still I stay
Away, yet at home.
Are fearsome things to ride.
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(Writing Prompt: AWAY, part of Poetry 101 Rehab by Mara Eastern – Thanks, Mara! Feel free to jump on her poetry wagon each Monday!)
p.s. For the record, this is pure fiction… no need to send for the men in the white coats just yet! 🙂 xx MH
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