Zip – quadrille for dVerse

Life’s a zipwire
and you are
hanging on
hoping
hurtling

and from up here
the view is great

if you could only stop
and look – tree
bird –
what kind? –
blur of white cherry blossom.

You fly past,
falling, held,
between gravity
and the wire

 

For dVerse, where Zip-a-De-doo-dah De asks us to produce a quadrille – 44 words including the key word “zip”.