*Magnify*
SPONSORED LINKS
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/books/entry_id/1019789-Bicycle
Printer Friendly Page Tell A Friend
No ratings.
Rated: E · Book · Writing · #2259420
Yet another book of a hundred 8-line poems.
#1019789 added October 21, 2021 at 4:31pm
Restrictions: None
Bicycle
Illustration to poem Bicycle.


Bicycle

Jimmy tied his balloon to her bicycle,
then ran ahead, whooping and leaping,
as she rode downhill, wing creaking above,
while we yelled her on from the crest.
Faster and faster she hurtled down,
bouncing and hurdling in the grass,
Jimmy unable to keep up the pace.
And Death sitting, unmoved, nearby.



Line count: 8
Free verse
For Express It In Eight, 10.21.21
Prompt: As per illustration.
© Copyright 2021 Beholden (UN: beholden at Writing.Com). All rights reserved.
Beholden has granted Writing.Com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/books/entry_id/1019789-Bicycle