See how my mind is playing hopscotch
jumping from one idea to another
creating a beautiful world
You try to make sense of it
there’s no sense to be made
from a mind
that’s taken leave of its senses.
But I understand it all
and I’m here
as you try to work it out
watching you fail,
©2022 Lynn White All rights reserved.
Lynn White lives in north Wales. Her work is influenced by issues of social justice and events, places and people she has known or imagined. She is especially interested in exploring the boundaries of dream, fantasy and reality. She was shortlisted in the Theatre Cloud ‘War Poetry for Today’ competition and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net and a Rhysling Award. Her poetry has appeared in many publications including: Apogee, Firewords, Capsule Stories, Light Journal and So It Goes. Find Lynn at: https://lynnwhitepoetry.blogspot.com and https://www.facebook.com/Lynn-White-Poetry-1603675983213077