Why I Fight

A poem about one woman’s fight for her life and her rights

I’m filled with
this thrill
this can’t be still
this high in
this hymn from within
it’s time I tried
to describe my
I keep climbing
on this drive
with no end
in sight
I fight
the urge to flight
or resign polite
instead of staying
and facing
the night
here I write
to define
my mind’s
truest dear delight
I fear I might…



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