Tightrope

Tightrope

I
balance on the
high-tension steel wire
Hope I’m one of the lucky ones
More likely the opposite
my neck could be
shattered into small pieces
Now I can hear
A quiet voice saying
What are you going to do now?

Tightrope 2-15 small

“Tightrope” on its page in my collage poetry book.

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2 thoughts on “Tightrope

  1. Yes, it is! I wrote in back in February, I think, and I have been posting from that group. Just picked at random this one, and I hadn’t noticed until you mentioned it. I think you might have been influencing me with your acrobats…

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