do it

i ask for space
indecisive
noncommittal
not because i’m a coward who
is too afraid to step beyond the barbed wire fences
we’ve built so high
(i’ve been scratched before
i know how to bleed)

i ask for space
indecisive
noncommittal
because i’m letting you steer, giving you the razor
use it

-lw

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One thought on “do it

  1. Sometimes giving space is as important as standing by in times of crisis, loved the usage of your words which ignited life in your poem. According to your convenience please do read my poems as well would love to hear from you as to what you think about them. Thanks for sharing this lovely piece of writing 🙂

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