Literally Literary
Published in

Literally Literary


A Poem

Image Licensed from Adobe Stock

youth is
the blink of an eye
when it is over

leaving behind the ache
of a memory
a life still brimming
with her uncertainties

the tempting twinge
temerity toppling over
time telling you
not to traipse, but run
into the open arms of adventure



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
an amygdala

an amygdala

You Are Your Own, a curated collection of my feminist poems is available on Amazon & Free via Kindle Select: