Next Time

Bruce Stirling
Dec 10, 2019 · 1 min read

poem

next time I’ll do it,

next time you’ll see,

next time a verb

a verb I will be;

banish the periods

from my heart,

the commas, the colons

all the false starts;

next time I’ll do it,

next time you’ll see,

next time a verb

a verb I will be

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