the long wait
(a One-Line Poem response to Piece”, by Anita Rajan for Chalkboard)

“old tree” by Kahana Ho ©2017

summerʻs alien gaze
burns harsh afterimages,
reluctantly
fading to emerging 
autumn,
piece
by
piece


this is a One-Line Poem response to Piece”, by Anita Rajan for Chalkboard