face the lion

a silent sneaky
lion creeps into my path
veering me sideways

regain my footing
with inelegant movement
dazed and caught off guard

struggling to keep my
balance i teeter and wave
planting a wide stance

with an air of strength
confidence is easier
to face my lion

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