Wednesday, 25 March 2015

Dire



DIRE

-adj. (usually prenominal)
1. Also: direful . disastrous; fearful
2. desperate; urgent.
3. foreboding disaster; ominous

























Here in this forum
For the tiniest lapse
I felt a dire urge
To run up those stairs
And fly
But remembered
In time
That my wings had been
Clipped at birth
And sealed inside
My occipital bone

1 comment:

Brendan Murphy said...

I believe I can fly - and it takes me on journeys to the heart!