Lindsay Soberano-Wilson

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Is it diamond encrusted
and entrusted
or infused or gold-plated?

Will it rust?
or be as solid as solid gold?

Maybe solid as a rock?
and when it’s not
do you buy some more time?
do you do the cha cha one last time?
or the waltz or the walk?

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Photo by Adrien King on Unsplash

When you stop searching
for the razzle and the dazzle
then it shines like a full moon
bursting before your drowning eyes
it orbits to you
growing like orbeez
glowing green as a firefly
like manna drops from the sky
in starbursts of forbidden fruit

it must be time to…

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Lindsay Soberano-Wilson

Lindsay Soberano-Wilson

Poet | Teacher | Feminist | Editor: Put It To Rest & iPoetry | Casa de mi Corazon: A Travel Journal of Poetry & Memoir. lindsaysoberano.com