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The Challenge 2



The sun shines and tries to melt me.
The wind blows and tries to bend me.
Beasts stalk and try to eat me.
Winter comes and tries to freeze me.
Hunger and thirst try to weaken me.
Loneliness tries to make me bitter.
Fear tries to make me quit.
Time watches, laughs, and waits.

All poems are written and copyrighted by Michael C. Rush.
None may be republished or repurposed without permission.