the quiet before we embrace

wear part of your history
because it needed to breathe
needed to cry loud enough
to make the rain feel sympathy
and i
insist on holding you that much longer
when we embrace
because i need you enough
that those years and dreams
you wear with deliberate deliciousness
hopefully speak to me
and permit me to add to them


2 thoughts on “the quiet before we embrace

  1. Lisa, i am highly humbled…and truth be told, i'm working on trying to get a share function on here, if not possibly a move may occur in the future! thank you!!


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