Poetry

Quivering Shadow

My equilibrium fell off its axis
from the force of the wind that threatened
to rip me from my branch. I hold on
with all the quivering strength
that remains in my stem, and brace for
the next impact, knowing it is only
a matter of time before
I would become shadow.

ยฉ Sarah Doughty

For the #MayBookPrompts – The Shadow Of The Wind

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