Hibernal Solstice

Photo by Hernan Pauccara from Pexels

Shadows invade
his lightness of being
when the sun’s too lazy
to climb very far
above the horizon

Amid the holidays’ twinkle
and sparkle, the night
wraps him into
a cyclical cocoon

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Poet, lawyer, disability advocate, wheelchair rider. Published in SFWP, Poetry for Ukraine, Scribes Micro Fiction, Wordgathering. Pushcart Prize nominee.

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Poet, lawyer, disability advocate, wheelchair rider. Published in SFWP, Poetry for Ukraine, Scribes Micro Fiction, Wordgathering. Pushcart Prize nominee.

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