The night sweats
I have fever and coughing.
My immune system is weakened,
with more complications coming my way.
There are many dimensions, so diverse
with my possibly fatal disease.
I hang on to hope-
have faith and pray.
Mary Bone has written two books of poetry. Her recent poems can be found at Spillwords, The Human Touch Journal, Visual Verse and Tea-Ku Anthology at local Gems poetry. Mary has been writing short stories and poetry since the age of twelve.