Then You’re Free

Farida Haque
3 min readDec 4, 2023

~ what binds you sets you free ~

Photo by author

I am chained to the wind.

I am bound to a tree

and I hear sap buzzing

up and down, up and down.

It warms me,

especially when it snows.

Who was it, I wonder



Farida Haque

Multimedia artist, writer, poet. ‘Celebrating other lives, I am a sparrow in the shadow of a rosebush...’