#Poem – ground

it’s been too long since
i had that sense of being
two-feet-on-the-ground
solid.

it may be that i’m too
intense for myself or
my life is occasionally
too much for this
embodied state i live in.

and thus
the unsettled me
is too often what i present to the world.

even under winter’s snow,
the ground is here.
may i find it in time
to stand firm into another year.

~ by Stan Stewart
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3 comments

  1. Must applaud you…nah, that’s too formal…hug you…for your poems again. You inspire your audience of readers…to look inside, to look outside & notice, to move, to love, to grow. Loved this one and saw so much of myself in your writing: too intense for myself (got that one down!), presenting the “unsettled me” to the world (yes, all the time), and more! Thank you! Keep standing firm, and keep writing.

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