You could have a big dipper   

Under Pressure by B F Jones



to vault

a maddening bar

set so high

necessitating

un-rusty springs

and a dolphin-like

grace

I do not possess.



I limbo under

comfortably

my body straight

my head titled back

just enough

so I can exhale

My best laughter.



B F Jones is French and lives in the UK. She writes flash fiction and poetry and has been published in various online venues. Her flash fiction collection, The Fabric of Tombstones, was published in April 2020. Twitter: @fijo_frenchie

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