Tiny Scraps of Paper

A Poem

Jonathan Greene
Published in
2 min readJan 20, 2021


Photo by Elena Mozhvilo on Unsplash

These tiny scraps of paper
hold the memories of my life
even when I don’t want them to
in their crumpled state
or pristine crispness
evocative of that time in my life
when I was crumped
or visually pristine,
which was always short-lived
because who can be a statue
without becoming stagnant



Jonathan Greene

Father, podcast host, poet, writer, real estate investor/team leader, certified life coach. Curating a meaningful life. IG: trustgreene | trustgreene.com