John W. McEwers

Veteran Poet - 1,178 Points (6/20/1980 / Nova Scotia, Halifax)

We Ran, But Never Got Far - Poem by John W. McEwers

It was a race, you and I,
and we hit the finish line
with flying
we tried too hard
went too fast
feet caught fire
and like the wendigo before us
ate each other down till
we had nothing left and ran so fast
we couldnt tell where either of us were

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 12, 2010

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