play the ball, not the

Don’t overplay the metaphor
when you are tired or weak,
Don’t analyse when feelings yet
would give you what you seek.
Question if that’s what you want
but just let life be time,
Don’t always play defensive
Looking at the boundary line.

Categorized as musing

By Eleanor Jackson

Eleanor Jackson is a Filipino Australian poet, performer, arts producer, cyclist, writer, gal about town, feminist, freewheeler, and friend.

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