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We Couldn’t Swim

we refused to jump
we couldn’t dive
into those waters
so we sit silently,
looking at the oceans
that lap and froth
between us
wishing we’d learned
how to swim

Hello all. I am a full-time writer who is constantly discovering her voice. I write poetry, personal narratives and short stories. I'm always open to reaching and connecting with new readers, so leave me a comment or question. Let's start a dialogue! Don't forget to follow me here and on Twitter, Instagram and TikTok! (@exisflor is my handle for all three sites)

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