blogathon poem: repair work

repair work
by marge johnson

does it matter anymore
why i broke down?

can you give me
a guarantee
as to how long
i will be able
to continue
once you try to
repair me?

do you know
how long i can go this time
before you once again
consider me unsafe
and take me away?

this poem was donated by marge johnson. it is an entry for my participation in the 2008 blogathon, a 24-hour marathon of blogging. please support the cause and donate – however much, however little – to the canadian mental health association (vancouver/burnaby branch). to donate, use this URL: you should be able to get there by clicking the link;if not, just copy and paste the link into your browser.   it will take you to the appropriate location at canada helps. thank you!

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