Breath

It comes rushing in Like a rushing wind Like a deep inhale Filling these lungs That once gasped for breath It's a joy that overtakes A love that overcomes A grace that breaks free A faith holding steadfastly A mercy that bends rules without breaking them This freedom rings A sound resounding Heard miles off …

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Runner’s High

Driving home Like driving drunk Feeling like I might throw up Light headed Wondering if I should even be driving at all But I've got to make it And I'm not under any influence If anything, above it My feet struck pavement Nothing struck me I breathed deeply Moving freely Now on my way home …

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Blogging Everyday in July|About Breathing

About breathing, take a breath. Tonight we talked about breathing.  We talked about fear.  And we talked about courage.  And if you've followed me at all, you know that I talk about the air in our lungs, the breaths we take, probably far too much.  I reference breathing and suffocating and drowning in my poetry …

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