It is not enough
to only stand and wait
like a promise
forever held out
let me burn
Beate Sigriddaughter grew up in Germany, lives in Silver City, NM (Land of Enchantment), loves lizards and junipers, and publishes an almost daily blog Writing In A Woman’s Voice where she features other women’s writing.
© 2019, Beate Sigriddaughter
One comment on “Candle, by Beate Sigriddaughter”
Strong and succinct. That last line says it all!