Never has the fog behind the gate deterred her

Never has the thicket shrunk her desires

Like a dragon

Unhinged unconditioned unchained

With a red tail of fire

She flies over the cliff

Rejecting the abyss

Into the realm of “what ifs”

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Written for https://lifeafter50forwomen.com/2021/01/11/what-do-you-see-64/