Literally Literary
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Literally Literary

This Last Moment

A Poem

Photo by Quaid Lagan on Unsplash

I’m sure you’ll regard this last moment
through the same lens
that understanding isn’t about breaking even
just sketching out corners of the revenge
Till communications lost becomes the name
of the circumstance held between you
& the breasts you’d like to be lying on
right now
Still limping through the mounting puddles
burgeoning rain & a world that must
must sit so much farther away than you
would have it otherwise but…

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J.D. Harms

J.D. Harms

Former hairstylist, perpetual philosophy student, swallowed by poetry, writing, ideas