“The Daredevil” © Edward Michael Supranowicz

 

Going Places

Gears get shifted. Lanes are changed.
East to west, west to east,
Until the ocean suddenly appears.
Then, you either follow
The coast or hire a boat.
Or, if suicidal enough,
You could try your luck swimming.
Or you could just watch
The waves rise and fall, rise and fall.

 

Edward Michael Supranowicz is the grandson of Irish and Russian/Ukrainian immigrants. He grew up on a small farm in Appalachia. He has a grad background in painting and printmaking. Some of his artwork has recently or will soon appear in Fish Food, Streetlight, Another Chicago Magazine, The Door Is a Jar, The Phoenix, and The Harvard Advocate. Edward is also a published poet.