Today's poem is by Sara Lupita Olivares

Moment Where I Keep What I'd Wanted to Give

once they appear
I reach out to touch
the minnows
a loose hinge of me
opens and closes

I halve my life
to see how
want balances
want lessening
the light's

Copyright © 2017 Sara Lupita Olivares All rights reserved
from Field Things
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