Thoughts at Work

i see a young boy

angry in the restroom:


he throws aggression

at a stall door


and i wonder why


the comfort to break

free is found in smaller



what if anything

can help him breathe,


or feel like other kids

his age who yell

in triumph and

not rage.


© Ben Ditmars 2017

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