Endangered

Elle Rogers
Jul 11, 2020 · 1 min read
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay

When hands grasp tightly
up from soil stained deeper
than a midnight’s moonless sky
and cling to hope that bubbles
— rises
— — jets away,
how are we
to tell anyone to stay
and sit
and peacefully admit defeat
so long as wind
that sings among us all
escapes from lungs held tight
too long beneath
our great endangered sun?

Where My Poems Go

Poetry & Prose

Elle Rogers

Written by

Mommy. Wife. Writer. Lunatic. My debut poetry collection, “The Weight of Need”, is available on Amazon.

Where My Poems Go

Poetry & Prose

Elle Rogers

Written by

Mommy. Wife. Writer. Lunatic. My debut poetry collection, “The Weight of Need”, is available on Amazon.

Where My Poems Go

Poetry & Prose

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