By Lynn Reeves aka nova christeen
At times so high I could run a marathon Or so low I could drown in a puddle Marathon ha My body wouldn’t allow me too Broken cartilage and overweight Painting and art is now my thing My mind 19 while my body is 46 After children and marriage Your never the same Especially when doctor’s Prescribed medication similar to Horse tranquilizers.
The poem is about my bipolar and schitzo-effective disorder and my medication.
Lynn has been writing for a long time, and has been published in the sappho anthology and in the big issue several times. She is also a part of Kerri Shying’s writing class. Lynn is a mother and grandmother and artist, poet and writer. She also works selling big issue magazines and is always giving food to the homeless.