October 17, 2013


sometimes it starts early: forgetting all of what's at stake
you earn it as their 'runner', each and every cent you make
and someone's always gotta pay.
patterns quickly escalate and boys turn into men
you remember where you were and miss it now and again
and you want to make it back one day.
places to see but no where to go
moved around Ontario
and home is very far away.
he says it's been forever since he had an easy pace.
he starting running long ago and wants to quit this race
so i asked him not to quit today.