Noise

sounds behind the window
are in me
hurt
I prefer as before
hidden in silence
and in your arms
drink tea with lemon
listen to Billy Holiday
hug the dog

calm
the world
for me




Poetry by Anna Banasiak
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Written on 2019-09-13 at 07:17

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i read this, now i'm rereading it to ms. holiday. the poem is mood-perfect. the two together is sublime.
2019-09-13



I cherish the winsome specificity of the three lines at the end of the first stanza. Thanks for posting this good poem!
2019-09-13