Humans, Like Grass

densely populated
or sparse
both struggling for survival

the elements
or destroy

getting cut
then nurtured
encourages regrowth

but neglect
fosters demise
diminishes each individual

being rooted
strengthens life
standing tall, proud

Susi Bocks began her writing career later in life after her children were raised and had begun their own life journey. Author of published two books – Feeling Human and Every Day I Pause – you can read and get to know her at or follow on Facebook here

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1 thought on “Humans, Like Grass

  1. Appreciate the post, Luna! 🙂

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