the permanent transience of all things

I only have one picture of you
smiling
you’re not looking
at the camera

not looking
at me

I don’t know why
I keep it
tucked in an envelope
in a drawer

to surprise me like that
when I’m looking for
something else
that I need

~ april 2015 (6) ~

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2 Responses to the permanent transience of all things

  1. judigoldberg says:

    i very much like this

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