Genius in a Bottle
Published in

Genius in a Bottle

Poem Time Travel

October City

Tulsa, 2006

Photo by Hogan Torah from Pexels

Freshwater mist shrouds
our city self this October morning.
A bespectacled brown leaf
water-christened at our feet.

We startle when a bus stop stranger
asks us for the time. Bravely, we say
10:06 and scuttle on.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store