Counterweight

     She swings forward.
     To keep
     the swing set grounded, I

swing back

     I stop and start, swinging oddly
     trying
     to keep us balanced

                    I jump off, stand in front,

see her smile. Everything stays put.

© 2012, Debbie Feller

Author’s Feature Week: Debbie Feller. Also visit her at http://iftodaywehear.wordpress.com.

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