Monday, 2 November 2015

spare words

spare words have been scarce lately
time has been full -
overflowing, even, with the good things,
and some of the bad,
so full that the words have been spent there
in the moment, in the hours after sunset,
in the minutes during the day that linger

spare words haven't had time to fill a phrase on a page,
the words have been caught in my throat
in my heart
as I build stories others will tell
as they remember the time we...

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