Lonely Girl

By Jessica Louise Hoffart

lonely girl
has lost her path

pavement

m  e  a  n  d  e  r  e  d

into dirt

leaving

her

grasping

for better footing

skeleton trees

above

sanguine sky

fades      into

twilight blue

thoughts racing

so she runs

runs                    runs              runs

she runs away

her thoughts                  chase              her