Trail blazer

  • Sensible advice for creative people in a no-nonsense working world where they are treated like prey animals.

  • Trail blazer
  • Although she could be
  • quite swift on her feet,
  • her muscles meant food
  • to those who ate meat.
  • So when on the trail,
  • she had to beware,
  • of those who would want
  • her hide to ensnare.
  • With life on the line
  • outside the briars,
  • she never left home
  • without her pliers.