I sat here.


Content I say…

Eyes closed.

As my lungs were inhaling and exhaling with deliberation.


And I hurled…

With the force of frustration; those burdens that would drain me of my empowerment, into the tempest of the stream never to be seen again.


I rejoiced in its defeat.

10 thoughts on “Downstream

  1. My niece just asked me to define the word content. I enjoyed your reflection, short and to the point. “This to shall pass” they say…and I’m glad for the stream ๐Ÿ™‚


  2. Beautiful. It makes me think of a scene from a powerful book I teach with my fifth graders–Bridge to Terabithia. I wouldn’t spoil it if you’ve never read it, but I can say that there is a lot of water symbolism in the book. ๐Ÿ™‚


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About Shun P. Writes

Author, Genealogist, Writer, Poet, possessor of 2 cents, blogger and eternal student of life, who harbors a firm belief in his Grandmother's mantra that: "People need to get off of their rump and do something". All while keeping in mind that a cheering section will often get in the way.