The Fall

It was less like a jump

and more like a fall

a step, really

out of this reality

into the next

a simple walk

her last step

along the walk of life.


for us it was, yes

but for her

pure bliss.

As she hit the sidewalk

my heart shattered

but I am comforted in knowing

hers flew.



Filed under Free Verse

2 responses to “The Fall

  1. Very clean and beautiful, but still very emotional! I really, really liked this! Thank you!

  2. theprecipiceofwes

    Sincere and honest, true qualities of poetry

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