b-boy’s secret

i want to live 

in the space between a 

break-dancer and the floor 

he dances 

on 

 

…a pocket of nothingness 

strong enough to hold aloft 

a body's dreams 

aches 

fears 

on 

single 

wisp 

of breath

Unpublished poem, ? Toni Stuart 2017, used by permission of the author.

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