Wise Up

Escaping maze
with makeshift wings
too tenuous for lofty jaunts

I glide between
the sun and sea

no Icarus

though wiser
by mythology.

Wise Up © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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24 words (25 the prompt limit).  Wings brevity challenge prompt - link: https://allpoetry.com/contest/2764145-Prompt---25-words-or-less
Submitted: October 27, 2020

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