Free but Confined

Exploring Paradox Prompt

Tombud on Pixabay

We’re the first civilians
to skirt where the Earth
yields to limitless space

confined to our ship

Today Bezos and company make history; but no matter how rich or powerful we become, our bodies’ needs still set our limits.



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Mary Keating

Mary Keating

Poet, lawyer, disability advocate, wheelchair rider. Published in SFWP, Poetry for Ukraine, Scribes Micro Fiction, Wordgathering. Pushcart Prize nominee.