Roller Coaster Man

Climbing round ladders

of rickety frames

flying down chutes

faster and then

Climbing with burden

upon steel girder

wondering, worrying

why this world is

whirring

out of order?

Fast wooden fervor

without time to plan

the next loop

upside down hoop

shaking his brain

hoping to recoup

Roller coaster man

Climbing high, high

higher!

Arms in the air

steady tracks

not there?!

Free fall of hope

crashing in disrepair

despaired of parts

waiting for his next dare

Roller coaster man

destiny declared

climbing

careening

sucking

candied carnival air.

©Jay Mora-Shihadeh

Photo by Jr Korpa on Unsplash

#spokenword #Poetry #Rollercoasters

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Website Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑

caterinarotondi

Se non combatti per costruire la tua vita non ti rimarrà niente

George Ellington

Sharing Sights and Sounds, Words and Wonder

Seven Hundred Jisei

“Seek on high bare trails sky-reflecting violets... Mountain-top jewels” ― Bashō Matsuo

Ivor.Plumber/Poet

An Old Plumber, An Ex-Carer, An Amateur Poet, Words From The Heart

The Artistic Poetry

What could possibly better than art and poetry!!!

Libby Sommer, Author

The Writing Life

Poet The Mirror

Poetry My Religion

Rattle: Poetry

… without pretension since 1995.

RIVA OMBROSA

Quando si ama si dona

HsquarePoem-lyrics

poem-lyrics helps you live with rhythm

Indigo

From me to you

Off Center & Not Even

Photographs, music and writing about daily life. Contact: elcheo@swcp.com

SaphilopeS

ne güzel blues, ne güzel karanlık

My Inspired Life

Poetic storyteller with a mic and a camera.

Björn Rudbergs writings

Poetry and fiction by a physicist from the dark side

Spillwords

A place to spill your thoughts through words.

yaskhan

Poetry, Photography

Raw Earth Ink

spit, mixed with dirt - muddy words flow

%d bloggers like this: