~ Try, Again

by A. L. O'Prunty

You fell

Scrapped your knees

The wheels kept turning

On those sidewalk skates

As if to say, “try again”…

We aged

We’d fall

Remembering the wheels

We kept trying.

Rising again and again

Scars and all…

© O’Prunty


2 Comments to “~ Try, Again”

  1. It was great to be young.

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