Monday, July 19, 2010

While It Lasts

we curl in
on one another
in
on ourselves
paper in the fire
flames consume
and create
ashes dancing
with the momentary fireflies
spark-stars
against the black
we can't say
how long we'll
burn
but we'll be
gorgeous
while it lasts

1 comment:

Nick (CFKS) said...

"... but we'll be
gorgeous
while it lasts"


I love the way that you say what you say.