“I balance unlaced shoes” by Sasha at her desk


Thursday June 23, 2016
7:18am
5 minutes
Circling Before Landing
Mariene Crookshaw

I balance unlaced shoes on my nose like a circus
animal making sure my eyes are open to see the
meteor shower The shoe stays perched until it’s
late and I’m late and there’s a pregnancy that’s
heavy and wilted but not with a child with a hope
with a candy floss dream with the possibility of
actually making it happen.

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