Never Landing

27 Dec

pondering a path
of pitfalls
and potholes
hotstepping bridges
as they burned
fused and infused
into a blaring
Second Line
to wash away
in the river
muddy waters
masked tasks
packing more
up the ass
of a year
than a lifetime
of trolling
with baited hooks
broken poles
and snapped wire
the Lost Boy
never landing
to become
a man found

© M. Chadwick, 2011


4 Responses to “Never Landing”

  1. RD December 27, 2011 at 9:32 am #

    a thematic schematic…it feels wet


  2. lolamouse December 27, 2011 at 12:01 pm #

    Brilliant! You have had quite a year. Was it only a year? Oy.

    • Micael Chadwick December 27, 2011 at 12:02 pm #

      Only a year… Hard to believe, huh?

  3. the word bar December 28, 2011 at 6:45 am #

    not sure I want to write all mine down.. so I’ll re-read yours if you don’t mind..

    it was one helluva to 2012 my friend!

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