Sun Boat Wave Journey from Pixabay

Open Sails Again — Haibun

Persevering through the muck of life’s trials.

Doors are closing all around. Terror setting in about the future strangles my pushes forward until the do begins to drown. Gasping, barely breathing next efforts strain while teeth grind battling through the thick mud called sustainability.

Extinguished not yet
Hades fingers clawing failed
Despondent no more