Jan G. Otterstrom F.

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Living too close to the stream of life
its shearing flow scrapes, startles dreams
in its abrasive speed, train on an open track
fear keeps me back, to wonder and wander
knowing too little, to let it pick me up
defy gravity, its tug warping my body
freeing my mind, releasing me from time.

Jan G. Otterstrom F. 2/12/2012