4.14.2013

waking early
before dawn
legs stretching, tendons reaching, lungs seeking
she set out
on a journey to the end
13.1 miles
she breathed with
every step
and inch by inch
that monster
was overcome

PAD 13: monster (and my 1/2 marathon race)

3 comments:

Claudia said...

very cool on running a half marathon...and kudos that you made it and overcame that monster..smiles...enjoy your rest now...

Brian Miller said...

ah that can def be a monster to be overcome...running has never been my strong suit...i am more a hiking kind of guy...ha....congrats....

Buddah Moskowitz said...

Inspiring! Great poem - loved the descriptions and eventual triumph.