Now and Then

Jen Maidenberg
Apr 15 · 1 min read

after Yehuda Amichai

Photo by Jen Maidenberg

One night, I dreamed you were an old book whose binding I fixed
and I an acoustic guitar whose strings you strummed softly
on the steps of a brownstone uptown.

It is clear I am now
who you wanted me to be then
And you are who you are now.

Still, I keep kicking time hoping he will roll over and
still he snores heavily and in quatrains.
And still I dream.

Deja vu

What do you remember?

Jen Maidenberg

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Marketing (tech) by day. Healthfully obsessed with and often writing about: dreams, reality, time, love, synchronicity, memory, & lost civilizations.

Deja vu

Deja vu

A collection of personal essays on time, memory, deja vu, reincarnation, and eternal return.

Jen Maidenberg

Written by

Marketing (tech) by day. Healthfully obsessed with and often writing about: dreams, reality, time, love, synchronicity, memory, & lost civilizations.

Deja vu

Deja vu

A collection of personal essays on time, memory, deja vu, reincarnation, and eternal return.

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