Tuesday, September 18, 2012

During A (Wild)fire

During A (Wild)fire

This suitcase
heart – locked in
locked out
once and again

while the tip of my
cigarette is the sun
during a wildfire

burning through those mountains
I left

Still stars shine
this way things change,

it seems I’ve moved away
with nothing left to say

because what’s best
can’t be left


1 comment:

  1. What I said was that I just caught up on your blog and am copying your piece on academic writing and handing out to my freshmen English class. Thank you.