this bridge

between what I want
and what I need
stands emptiness
shadow boxing
against time
as the rest of the world
dances on past
this bridge
meant to cross
sways in decay
unsure to cross
I slowly gather rocks
to walk across
the water instead

© Copyright 2014 Melissa Leigh Clarke. All Rights Reserved.

About Melissa Leigh

I believe that every life is full of endless moments that help you, hurt your, change you, inspire you, and allow you to mold yourself into the best version of yourself that you can possibly be. Stories exist in all of us and need to be shared in order to grow.
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