|Oct/Nov 2015 Poetry Special Feature|
Image courtesy of NASA and the University of Arizona
"please consume by sell-by date"
I've never been not here, I've never been
Every second always scrambling
to find or
but I can't concentrate long enough
to summon a feeling
that could pass as even a synonym
for consistency, meaning
I can handle a version of domestic
that is more like
its exact opposite
but feels like enough
of an effort on my part
to still pass for it.
If we apologize for this, we both know
we're really apologizing for ourselves.
"Take as much time and space
as you need"
so there's no real expiration date
name one thing in life that isn't