I SAID GOODBYE

I said goodbye in the end,
I counted the petals, the drops of frost,
I even counted the clouds.
I said goodbye but didn’t leave.
It was all still there,
leaves, stones, boots, sparrows.
I couldn’t nest on a branch,
to be human means to build.
But I don’t want to build,
concrete and tears, and distorted iron.
I said goodbye but remained like a thread of heaven,
like a stringy mist,
like a sovereign bride.
Mud and petals, roofs, twigs.
The sparrows and I are the same.

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ashley
    Nov 18, 2021 @ 15:44:37

    We are still connected to heaven, linked by mysterious threads to the cosmos 🌹💖🙏

    Reply

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