not everyone stays.
most people set up camp for a while.
light a few fires, admire the trees,
and dip their toes in the rivers.
i suppose i am foolish
to even think
you would be any different.
(you only ever run towards the bluest skies, a good fit,
for someone who always plays it safe)
Author: Abigail Zerr
Author Bio: Abigail Zerr is a 19-year-old poet in Edmonton, Alberta. She spends most of her spare time with a pen in her hand, organizing her emotions into boxes of poetry and prose. Her writing sheds light on the importance of mental health and self-care. She hopes to release a collection of poetry sometime in the future.
Link to social media or website: Instagram @rainbow_ink