6/9/10

For Salem.


A miracle sleeps beside me.
Her warmth embraces my warmth.
Her heart sings with mine.
We are a two-piece puzzle--
perfectly fit.
Her exhale is my inhale.
Someday, she will sing songs
and tell stories,
but today, she is speechless
and so am I.






3 comments:

  1. this is really beautiful Rae. Really, really beautiful.

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  2. I love your poem, it makes me happy that you find time to write creatively.

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