Sunday, August 5, 2018

Joy (Day 564)


joy seems curiously feline
aloof   gliding 
unpredictably   in and out 
of our rooms 
on tiny silent feet   seeking 
quiet spaces in which 
to insinuate itself   but wily 
and recalcitrant toward 
those who try to hold   
or even to cherish it 
beyond their allotted time


(c) 2018, by Hannah Six

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