straddle the seat.
splashing every turn.
chains pulling up incline.
frightened knowing what comes next.
anticipating the freefall.
losing my stomach racing downhill.
running, getting back in line one more time!
© 2015 Kristi Dee Veitenheimer. All rights reserved.
Lee Bennett Hopkins has challenged us to write a "ME poem" this month, based on one simple moment in your childhood that changed you in some way. Click HERE for more details.
Send your poem to TodaysLittleDitty (at) gmail (dot) com, or use the contact form in the sidebar to the right. All contributions will be included in a wrap-up celebration on Friday, September 25th, and one lucky participant will win an autographed copy of Lee's gorgeous new anthology: