Love’s Letter’s Lost


If I
were to try
and write to my
love, would she give reply
or would blank page stay dry
without any ink words, not even goodbye:
a bittersweet word that would guarantee a sigh,
but silence is worse and would make me cry—

Wastebasket.

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Lindsay Anne
    Jun 11, 2012 @ 09:35:00

    The form (don’t know what it’s called, sorry) of this is so interesting. It encapsulates all possibly expected outcomes… and the ending just makes it.

    Reply

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