Introvert Poem #1

 

You have to get the timing right

between going

                               and

                                      gone.

Say goodbye, and then step in for

the hug

opening your arms

(to

.           .enfold.)

But if they move away

    just before

or dig for their keys

the moment is

.                           gone.

And then what can you do?

.     (ask

.     for a

.     hug?)

.          No,

.     you go

without.

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About Caitlin Stern

I have a MA in English, and have so many fantasy/urban fantasy WIPs it's not even funny. I'm an avid reader of science fiction, fantasy, mystery, romance, biography, fiction, and anything else that catches my interest. I collect books, and bookmarks I find that are visually appealing and useful.

2 responses »

  1. ksbeth says:

    hah! i so get this – perfect

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