Like Footsteps and Glances

Voices float, cross, melt, fade, and dissolve
like footsteps
and glances

Recognition sparks, jabs, irritates, and overwhelms

like hunger
and desire

Breezes whisper, cling, insinuate, and ruffle

like memory
and forgetting

Shadows fall, stretch, deepen, bite, and swallow
like animals
and passion

Light imposes, hints, confronts, argues, and conquers

like birth
and death

Time creeps, crawls, flies, laughs, breaks, and disembowels

like love
and hate

Published by mikepowernyc

Musician and writer. New album "Observations" coming soon.

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