a lost race (cherita)

© Clr ’14 Ghost Bike – Montreal

cycling

at the break of dawn
beware of the traffic

cycling through the viaduct
competing for space
a cyclist lost the race

~~~

loss of a cyclist

a sister mourns her sister
a mother mourns her daughter

a city of cyclists and citizens
form a vigil for Mathilde Blais
a ghost bike hung in memory

© Tournesol ’14

Montreal Gazette:  Death of a Cyclist

Written for BJ’s Shadorma and Beyond at MindlovemiserysMenagerie

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