Running Shoes

I learnt to run again. 


Different body, shaped by time and a full life.

Feet heavy and legs wobbly.

Time for finding my feet, gradually these muscles remember.


Movement recollects.


They work to familiar pace –

carry me through community.

Spot neighbours on pavements and friends through window panes.


No one wondered when I walked, no one gave a second thought.


Why am I only visible when I run?



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