Today is Christi Floss’ Birthday and what follows is my gift (55 words of Flash Fiction) to her. Christi is a free spirited poet who owns Getting It Right where she unknowingly published one poem in particular, Breathing You, that …pinned me for reasons some of you may guess, and fewer will know.
Happiest of Birthdays Christi!
“Air!” She gasped as her flight path sped upwards, “My sweet air.”
A tear marked her cheek as she glanced back at her cage. A tear for illusions she once knew, and for the freedom allowed by her muse and lover.
“I’m yours,” her scream filling the night air, “I am me- free to love.”