(written May 2023)

Red sky over Carterton (2), Oxon by P L Chadwick is licensed under CC-BY-SA 2.0

Rivulets of red


into the fluffy

white clouds.

Another day

draws to an


Soon the moon

will emerge

with the stars

to illuminate the sky.

While weary workers

close their eyes.

For some

the night may

not bring rest

as they attempt

to relieve their worries.

And for others, there

might not be


Tomorrow is never


As we wake

we should consider

that is something we

can never count on.

For the air in our

lungs can be so

instantly gone.

Copyright © 2023 Maggie Watson

All Rights Reserved

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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