If You Must Fall

Lowen Puckey
Jul 15, 2019 · 1 min read
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If you must fall,
fall in front of me.
Let me catch you
halfway down —

Falling fast

Limp limbs flaying

Cradled head brought

Softly into my keeping

Let me help you
catch
your balance.
Settle you
in confidence
into my waiting arms.

A Cornered Gurl

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Lowen Puckey

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Advocate for mental health, chronic illness and disability. Sometime writer of funnies & fiction. Perpetual drinker of tea.

A Cornered Gurl

Where Writers Break Out of the Box.

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