Butterfly Mindset

I crawled too far
through dirt
and hurt
to disregard

this urgency

to overgrow
all former selves
alight my spirit
on new winds

with weightless wings

pure buoyancy

to soar me there
where I could be:

among the blossoms

Butterfly Mindset © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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40 words (prompt limit).  Brevity image (pensive woman surrounded by butterflies) challenge prompt - link: https://allpoetry.com/contest/2752609-Brevity-Image-Prompt--306-
Submitted: June 12, 2020

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