a second wind

she thought she had come
to the end of her strength
when she had a second wind
out of the blue

as she glanced up to the sky
she swore she saw the moon
wink from behind the clouds

she took it as a sign
and charged full speed ahead
toward her dream


written for mayfalls 19/31, “full speed ahead”
mayfalls is a Twitter poetry challenge hosted by @breath_words and @a_sea_of_words

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