(written March 2023)

Unsplash Image by Jon Tyson

They walk the streets as we sleep,

searching for a place to rest, somewhere to lay their head.

With no fixed abode, they roam from here to there.

While we soundly sleep, devoid of worry or care.

They weep for all they have lost.



Life in tatters.

Nowhere to call home, no anchor.


Copyright © 2023 Maggie Watson

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Published by In the Shadow of my Pen

Indie Poet and Author✍️ of four collections of poetry. Chronic Fatigue Warrior💪 Volunteer, Solo Traveller✈️ and Yogi🙏. Spilling ink from my heart and soul. My writing is real and raw, so if you are looking for a fairy tale you are on the wrong site!

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