Posts tagged ‘asthma’

January 14, 2019

Breathe

by Jem Croucher

I saw the end of the tunnel
It shouted my name
So I ran to the light
and found freedom again

And breathing in deep
that heavenly air
I shouted out loud
and laughed without care

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January 3, 2019

Asthma II

by Jem Croucher

Sleepy yet sleepless
the small hours remain
with breathing a struggle
the energy drain
This winter resurgence
This cross that I bare
I’d gladly relinquish
if it wasn’t there

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December 12, 2016

Asthma

by Jem Croucher

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The pressure of the tightness
like a vice around my chest
This cruel incumbent halting
any chance to get some rest
Insomnia resulted
as breath comes short and fast
the hours passing slowly
’til the morning comes at last

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July 14, 2014

Breath

by Jem Croucher

Clutching knees to breathe
I loathe this hangman’s noose
this burden long-borne through the years
which I can never, ever lose.

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