FWEEEE! I hold my position as Guardian Deity, Eyes always following, following, The path and arc of the ball. I will relieve the pressure on their shoulders with a jump, dive, roll—
I stand there with baited breath. My hands wring the railing that holds me back, Its metal slick and smooth beneath them. It’s like the iron wall I know you face. It bears down on you with heavy weight, And missing keyholes, And walls unreachable, And doors forever sealed.
“One more” is your mantra. It lives and breathes through Your veins, stopping every Obstacle that might be in your path. Further and further it extends its reach, until it’s one—just one—in Your mind, your heart, your body. Just one more.
This is pretty surreal to be sharing this post today. Why? This isn't just any cover reveal. It's the cover reveal for my poetry collection. ... SQUEALS! I am SOOOOO excited to be sharing the cover of my upcoming book, Team Lines: A Poetry Collection! This short collection of poems is written in honor of the fictional characters who inspire readers to dig deeper and [...]